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The Rt Hon Jeremy Hunt MP

  1. Situation in the Gulf: Foreign Secretary statement to Parliament

    Foreign Secretary Jeremy Hunt gave a statement to the House of Commons following the seizure of the Stena Impero in the Strait of Hormuz.

  2. International Atomic Energy Agency Director General - condolence statement from Foreign Secretary

    The Foreign Secretary has issued a statement of condolence following the death of Yukiya Amano, Director-General of the International Atomic Energy Agency.

  3. Strait of Hormuz incident: Foreign Secretary calls with French and German foreign ministers

    Foreign Secretary Jeremy Hunt discussed the incident with Jean-Yves Le Drian and Heiko Maas.

  4. Iranian actions in the Strait of Hormuz: Foreign Secretary's statement

    The Foreign Secretary Jeremy Hunt spoke to media after a ministerial COBR meeting on 20 July on the Iranian actions in the Strait of Hormuz.

  5. Foreign Secretary statement on fifth anniversary of downing of flight MH17

    Foreign Secretary Jeremy Hunt has paid tribute to the victims on the fifth anniversary of the downing of flight MH17.

  6. Media freedom and journalists under threat: Foreign Secretary's speech

    On day 1 of the Global Conference for Media Freedom, Jeremy Hunt explained why we must stand with those who seek to report the truth and bring the facts to light.

  7. Foreign Secretary calls Chief Minister of Gibraltar, Iranian Foreign Minister

    The Foreign Secretary spoke to the Chief Minister of Gibraltar and the Iranian Foreign Minister to discuss the recent detention of the Grace 1 oil tanker.

  8. Foreign Secretary heads to Brussels to discuss Iran

    Ahead of the Foreign Affairs Council in Brussels, Jeremy Hunt said he would be building on the leadership shown by the E3 to maintain the nuclear deal.

  9. Media Freedom Coalition launched to address attacks on journalists

    Foreign Secretary Jeremy Hunt and Canadian Foreign Minister Chrystia Freeland announced the launch of the new Media Freedom Coalition.

  10. Lord Neuberger and Amal Clooney announce Media Freedom Legal Panel members

    The Chair and Deputy Chair of the High Level Panel announced the legal experts who will join them to develop legal frameworks to help protect media freedom.

  11. Remembering Srebrenica – Foreign Secretary commemorates the 24th anniversary of the genocide

    The Foreign Secretary Jeremy Hunt has marked the 24th anniversary of the Srebrenica genocide by honouring its more than 8,000 victims.

  12. UK commits £18 million to protecting journalists in danger zones

    Foreign Secretary Jeremy Hunt announced that the UK will commit £18 million to improve media freedom across the world.

  13. Resignation of Sir Kim Darroch: Foreign Secretary's statement

    Foreign Secretary Jeremy Hunt has expressed deep sadness at the resignation of Sir Kim Darroch as the British Ambassador to the USA.

  14. Iran: Joint E3/High Representative statement on the Iran nuclear deal

    Following IAEA verification that Iran has started enriching above JCPOA limits, France, Germany, the UK and High Representative have issued a joint statement.

  15. Persecution of Christians review: Foreign Secretary’s speech following the final report

    Foreign Secretary Jeremy Hunt thanked Bishop Mounstephen for his report about Foreign & Commonwealth Office support for persecuted Christians.

  16. Review into Christian persecution catalyst for action

    A report commissioned by the Foreign Secretary into Foreign Office support for persecuted Christians calls for government to implement bold recommendations.

  17. UK steps up fight against fake news

    The package of £18 million over 3 years will support freedom of expression and strengthen independent media.

  18. Anniversary of the handover of Hong Kong: Foreign Secretary statement

    The statement marks the 22nd anniversary of the handover of Hong Kong.

  19. Iraqi President visits UK

    His Excellency President Barham Salih is visiting the UK as a Guest of Government.

  20. Foreign Secretary calls for robust and independent investigation into the violent scenes in Hong Kong

    Foreign Secretary Jeremy Hunt has called for the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region (SAR) Government to establish an investigation into the recent violence in Hong Kong.