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Written Answers — Foreign and Commonwealth Office: Weapons of Mass Destruction: Proliferation (30 Oct 2017)

Boris Johnson: The UK strongly supports the work of the Committee established pursuant to UN Security Council Resolution 1540, and is a vice-Chair of the Committee. We worked particularly closely with Spain, Chair of the Committee in 2016, on the five-yearly Comprehensive Review of Implementation of the Resolution. The review concluded in December 2016 that significant progress had been made in addressing...

Asset Freezing (Compensation) Bill [HL] - Second Reading (27 Oct 2017)

Lord Ahmad of Wimbledon: ...remain absolutely focused on finding a way forward. In that regard I highlight a few of the recent events that have taken place. Over the past few weeks, my right honourable friend the Foreign Secretary, Boris Johnson, and the Minister for the Middle East, my right honourable friend Alistair Burt, have hosted meetings with victims’ groups and parliamentarians. I believe that the...

Police Funding: London — [James Gray in the Chair] (25 Oct 2017)

Paul Scully: ..., which is roughly equivalent to the amount that would be needed to bring police numbers up to his target of 32,000. The previous Mayor, my right hon. Friend the Member for Uxbridge and South Ruislip (Boris Johnson), identified a funding gap a good few years ago and campaigned about it. He also planned for it—the Met has been planning since 2015. I am sure that if the roles were...

Scottish Parliament: Withdrawal from the European Union (Negotiations) (25 Oct 2017)

Lewis Macdonald: ...that, just as there is no evidence that there is a whole world out there of friendly countries just waiting to reach trade deals with the UK that are more generous than their trade deals with the EU. Boris Johnson, for example, recently suggested that Commonwealth countries might provide an alternative field for British economic activity. Clearly, he did not know that New Zealand and...

Smart Meters Bill (Programme) (24 Oct 2017)

...Kevin Hollinrake Philip Hollobone Adam Holloway John Howell Nigel Huddleston Eddie Hughes Jeremy Hunt Nick Hurd Alister Jack Margot James Sajid Javid Ranil Jayawardena Bernard Jenkin Robert Jenrick Boris Johnson Caroline Johnson Gareth Johnson Jo Johnson Andrew Jones David Jones Marcus Jones Daniel Kawczynski Gillian Keegan Seema Kennedy Stephen Kerr Greg Knight Julian Knight Kwasi...

Automated and Electric Vehicles Bill (Programme) (23 Oct 2017)

...Hoare George Hollingbery Kevin Hollinrake Philip Hollobone John Howell Nigel Huddleston Eddie Hughes Jeremy Hunt Nick Hurd Alister Jack Sajid Javid Ranil Jayawardena Bernard Jenkin Robert Jenrick Boris Johnson Caroline Johnson Gareth Johnson Jo Johnson Andrew Jones David Jones Marcus Jones Daniel Kawczynski Gillian Keegan Seema Kennedy Stephen Kerr Greg Knight Julian Knight Kwasi Kwarteng...

European Council - Statement (23 Oct 2017)

Baroness Smith of Basildon: ..., including him, said. Yesterday, Liam Fox defended his comments that securing a post-Brexit trade deal would be the “easiest in history” because apparently he was talking only about trade and the real problem is politics. Today, Boris Johnson jumped in feet first, as usual, telling EU leaders to “get on with it”. Perhaps Liam Fox is right that politics is the...

Written Answers — Foreign and Commonwealth Office: North Korea: Sanctions (18 Oct 2017)

Boris Johnson: The UK continues to explore with its international partners additional measures to increase pressure on North Korea to comply with its international obligations and abandon its illegal nuclear and ballistic missile programmes, as well as working to ensure existing measures are fully implemented. Additional measures could include measures against those found to have violated UN sanctions where...

Written Answers — Foreign and Commonwealth Office: North Korea: Nuclear Weapons (18 Oct 2017)

Boris Johnson: Both the Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK)'s ballistic missile and nuclear programmes are illegal and in violation of multiple UN Security Council resolutions. The DPRK needs to demonstrate it is prepared to take credible steps towards meeting its international obligations in respect of both programmes.

Written Answers — Foreign and Commonwealth Office: North Korea: Sanctions (18 Oct 2017)

Boris Johnson: I welcomed the set of robust EU autonomous measures agreed at the 16 October Foreign Affairs Council. These measures hit the revenue streams that support the regime’s illegal nuclear and ballistic missile programmes and demonstrate that the EU is united in its commitment to exert pressure on the regime in pursuit of a diplomatic resolution.

Written Answers — Foreign and Commonwealth Office: North Korea: Nuclear Weapons (18 Oct 2017)

Boris Johnson: The Democratic People's Republic of Korea needs to stop violating UN Security Council Resolutions and demonstrate to the international community that it has halted its nuclear and ballistic missile programmes and is prepared to take verifiable steps toward denuclearisation.

Written Answers — Foreign and Commonwealth Office: North Korea: Nuclear Weapons (18 Oct 2017)

Boris Johnson: Any suspension of nuclear and ballistic missile tests needs to be for a sufficient length of time to build confidence that the Democratic People's Republic of Korea is prepared to engage in credible negotiations and to take verifiable steps toward denuclearisation.

Written Answers — Foreign and Commonwealth Office: North Korea: British Nationals Abroad (18 Oct 2017)

Boris Johnson: On 22 August 2017 the Foreign and Commonwealth Office (FCO) Travel Advice for North Korea was updated to advise against all but essential travel. This reflects the current security situation in North Korea, which can change without warning and with no advance notice of possible actions by the authorities. We continue to monitor the situation and regularly review the FCO Travel Advice.

Written Answers — Foreign and Commonwealth Office: Kim Jong-nam (18 Oct 2017)

Boris Johnson: Our High Commission in Malaysia has discussed the death of Kim Jong Nam with the Malaysian authorities. We have encouraged the Government of Malaysia to pursue a thorough investigation and to share information with the Organisation for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons (OPCW). The Malaysian authorities have previously reported finding VX in samples from the deceased and received assistance...

Written Answers — Foreign and Commonwealth Office: North Korea: Nuclear Weapons (18 Oct 2017)

Boris Johnson: The UN Secretary-General has called on the Democractic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK) to fully comply with its international obligations, as clearly set out by the UN Security Council. We continue to call on the DPRK to halt its illegal weapons programmes and show it is prepared to take verifiable steps towards denuclearisation. A positive response on the part of the DPRK is needed to...

Written Answers — Foreign and Commonwealth Office: North Korea: Nuclear Weapons (18 Oct 2017)

Boris Johnson: The international community, including South Korea, is united in its belief that North Korea must change its path and open the way towards a peaceful resolution through diplomatic negotiations. The UK's focus remains on working with our international partners to look at how we can increase pressure on North Korea to reach a peaceful solution, including at the UN.

Written Answers — Foreign and Commonwealth Office: North Korea: Nuclear Weapons (18 Oct 2017)

Boris Johnson: I regularly discuss all aspects of the situation in North Korea with US Secretary of State Tillerson. I have not engaged directly with my North Korean counterpart. We are able to deliver messages directly to the regime through our Embassy in Pyongyang and North Korea's Embassy in London.

Written Answers — Foreign and Commonwealth Office: North Korea: Nuclear Weapons (18 Oct 2017)

Boris Johnson: I have not had direct discussions with my North Korean counterpart. We made clear to the North Korean government through our Embassy in Pyongyang our view of this latest provocative comment, and urged North Korea not to carry out such a test. The UN Security Council has condemned North Korea's pursuit of nuclear and ballistic missile programmes and imposed severe sanctions. We continue to...

Written Answers — Foreign and Commonwealth Office: North Korea: British Nationals Abroad (17 Oct 2017)

Boris Johnson: Very few British people visit North Korea and those that do are usually part of an organised tour. Whilst we encourage British nationals living or visiting North Korea to inform the British Embassy of their travel plans, not all do so. As a result, accurate numbers are not available for any given year.

Written Answers — Foreign and Commonwealth Office: Brexit (17 Oct 2017)

Boris Johnson: I have held and continue to hold frequent conversations with Cabinet colleagues about how to deliver a fantastic Brexit which works for both us and the EU. As you will fully appreciate I cannot divulge those conversations.


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