Malcolm Rifkind

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Labour and Tories join calls for UK to repay Iran debt
Former foreign secretaries from both parties say settlement could help free Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe

Michael Savage

13, Nov, 2021 @7:30 PM

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The Guardian view on accusations against the military: playing politics with personnel | Editorial
Editorial: The overseas operations bill is a shameful piece of legislation that could harm British troops as well as potential victims


27, Sep, 2020 @5:30 PM

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Rifkind criticises bill to restrict British soldiers being tried for torture
Former defence secretary says move puts UK’s position as a champion of rule of law at risk

Dan Sabbagh Defence and security editor

21, Sep, 2020 @2:00 PM

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Fears over DfID and Foreign Office merger to be raised in Commons
Speaker grants urgent question to Lib Dem MP after PM’s surprise announcement

Patrick Wintour Diplomatic editor

17, Jun, 2020 @5:01 PM

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Israel's West Bank plans condemned by leading British Jewish figures
Simon Schama and Sir Malcolm Rifkind among those warning that annexation ‘would have grave consequences’ for Palestinians

Harriet Sherwood

05, Jun, 2020 @10:49 AM

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Seven former foreign secretaries urge UK to take lead on Hong Kong
Cross-party initiative reflects concern response to China’s imposition of security laws cannot be left to Donald Trump

Patrick Wintour Diplomatic editor

31, May, 2020 @11:01 PM

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Firm advised by ex-foreign secretary funding Russian fraudster's legal case
17 Arm, advised by Malcolm Rifkind, Ken Macdonald and others, is financing claim by Alexander Tugushev

Rob Evans and David Pegg

26, Apr, 2020 @10:00 AM

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MoD proposed Russian membership of Nato in 1995, files reveal
Released papers expose ‘associate membership’ plan and Yeltsin’s drinking habits

Owen Bowcott and Caroline Davies

31, Dec, 2019 @12:01 AM

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Kim Darroch saga ‘is part of assault on civil service’
Unions and senior civil servants say officials have been subjected to sustained attacks from across political spectrum

Michael Savage

13, Jul, 2019 @10:28 PM

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Trump ‘will empower the Kremlin’ if he continues to undermine Nato
Sir Malcolm Rifkind says Theresa May should warn the US leader on his UK visit of consequences of weakening alliance

Toby Helm

07, Jul, 2018 @11:03 AM

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Abde​​l Hakim Belhaj rendition: ex-minister calls for inquiry
Malcolm Rifkind says intelligence and security committee should investigate role of Labour ministers in 2004 rendition of Libyan

Nadia Khomami

12, May, 2018 @11:54 AM

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Special forces need to face scrutiny from parliament, say MPs
SAS and other elite units operate without democratic oversight – unlike MI5, MI6 and GCHQ

Ewen MacAskill Defence correspondent

24, Apr, 2018 @4:29 PM

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