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Foreign Secretary and Special Envoy open Global Summit to End Sexual Violence in Conflict

The Foreign Secretary William Hague and Special Envoy of the UN High Commissioner for Refugees Angelina Jolie opened the Global Summit to End Sexual Violence in Conflict today. The Summit will welcome governments from over 100 countries, over 900 experts, NGOs, Faith leaders, and representatives from international organisations across the...
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William Hague: ‘Benefit tourism must end’

“Benefit tourism” must end, Foreign Secretary William Hague has said, ahead of the lifting of work restrictions on Romanians and Bulgarians. Mr Hague told the BBC people should not be attracted to the UK just by the benefits available. He said ministers wanted to remove “artificial, perverse incentives”. He admitted...
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