US ‘deliberately let China eavesdrop on a call to Dominic Raab to send message to Beijing’

US ‘deliberately let China eavesdrop on a call to Dominic Raab to send a message to the Communist Party in Beijing’ Call was used to suggest coronavirus leaked from Wuhan Institute of Virology Washington source said Mr Raab had been ‘very supportive’ during phone call Source said: ‘We did it on an open phone to … Read more

Dominic Raab calls on Nato to stand up to Putin’s growing military threat

Dominic Raab calls on Nato to stand up to Putin’s growing military threat and ‘destabilising’ cyber attacks – and urge members to allow nations facing Russian aggression to join alliance Dominic Raab warned democracies are ‘under threat from authoritarian powers’ In a swipe at Russia, he warned of ‘cyber threats and malicious new technology’ Nato … Read more

Raab! Not Gove! Boris’s croaked instruction to officials on who should take reins of power

How Boris Johnson told officials that Dominic Raab, not Michael Gove, should take the reins of power as he was rushed to hospital with Covid PM made his sickbed wishes abundantly clear as he battled the virus last April Directive not unexpected due to tension between Mr Johnson and Michael Gove Dominic Raab’s steady, unshowy … Read more

UK will hold trade talks with countries that have poor record on human rights, says Dominic Raab 

UK will hold trade talks with countries that have poor record on human rights, says Dominic Raab Raab warned ready to strike deals with countries not meeting Western standards Will say Britain show cement is role as ‘force for good in the world’ this decade Comes as PM claims Britain would use trade policy to … Read more

Dominic Raab defends ‘value for money’ £2.6m Downing Street press room kitted out by Russian firm

Dominic Raab defended paying a Russian firm £2.6million to create a White House-style media briefing room in Downing Street today, amid safety and cost fears. The Foreign Secretary suggested the project represented ‘value for money’ and said the UK was open to investment from firms based in Russia and China ‘where it’s safe’. Yesterday it … Read more

Dominic Raab defends ‘value for money’ £2.6m Downing Street press room kitted out by Russian firm

Dominic Raab defended paying a Russian firm £2.6million to create a White House-style media briefing room in Downing Street today, amid safety and cost fears. The Foreign Secretary suggested the project represented ‘value for money’ and said the UK was open to investment from firms based in Russia and China ‘where it’s safe’. Yesterday it … Read more

Dominic Raab has again raised Harry Dunn case with US Secretary of State ahead of Virginia hearing

Boris Johnson says Foreign Secretary Dominic Raab has again raised Harry Dunn case with US Secretary of State ahead of court hearing in Virginia Dominic Raab spoke to US Secretary of State Tony Blinken, Boris Johnson said  It comes ahead of a hearing at the Alexandria district court in Virginia today Timetable for Harry Dunn’s … Read more

Dominic Raab accuses China of ‘industrial scale’ abuses against Uighur Muslims

Dominic Raab today accused China of ‘industrial scale’ human rights abuses against its Uighur Muslim minority as he hardens the UK’s rhetoric against Beijing. The Foreign Secretary used a speech to the UN to demand its investigators are allowed in to Xinjiang province, where the Communist regime has been accused of committing genocide. His speech to the UN … Read more

Dominic Raab will tell UN to get tough on Myanmar

Dominic Raab will tell UN to get tough on Myanmar: Foreign Secretary is to urge the country’s army leadership to step aside following military coup after branding latest shootings in which two people died as ‘beyond the pale’ Dominic Raab will call on the United Nations to confront the Myanmar coup Foreign Secretary to urge … Read more

Myanmar: Foreign Secretary Dominic Raab condemns killings and warns UK will consider further action

Two protesters are shot dead in Myanmar as riot police open fire on crowd and world leaders condemn attack on anti-coup activists Dominic Raab has condemned today’s shooting in Mandalay, Myanmar Riot police fired live ammunition into crowds of peaceful protesters Two people were hit by bullets and killed amid antic-coup demonstrations  The foreign secretary … Read more