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06.07.2018 • Meeting with Sir Simon McDonald

On July 6 th , the Permanent Under Secretary and Head of the Diplomatic Service at the Foreign and Commonwealth Office of the UK, Sir Simon McDonald delivered a lecture for the students of the Diplomatic School and MFA stuff. Sir McDonald spoke about the characteristics of diplomatic service, emphasizing the role of diplomacy for the interstate relations, the main directions of the UK foreign policy, Brexit, as well as about certain developments of the international relations and answered the questions from the audience.