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Cambodia and Vietnam: British Nationals Abroad

Foreign and Commonwealth Office written question – answered on 18th March 2020.

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Photo of Kate Green Kate Green Chair, Committee on Standards, Chair, Committee on Standards

To ask the Secretary of State for Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs, how many cases in which a UK citizen was a victim of a serious crime in (a) Cambodia and (b) Vietnam did the UK (i) embassy and (i) local consular offices support in each of the last three years.

Photo of Nigel Adams Nigel Adams Minister of State (Foreign and Commonwealth Office) (Joint with the Department for International Development)

An error has been identified in the written answer given on 16 March 2020.

The correct answer should have been:

For the last three years the Foreign and Commonwealth Office (FCO) has provided consular assistance to victims of crime in Cambodia and Vietnam as shown below. The FCO does not distinguish between victims of crimes and victims of serious crimes when recording consular cases.

2017

2018

2019

Victim of Crime

Cambodia

Vietnam

Cambodia

Vietnam

Cambodia

Vietnam

Assault

0

3

1

2

2

5

Domestic Abuse

0

1

1

0

0

0

Modern Slavery/Human Trafficking

0

0

0

0

1

0

Rape & Sexual Assault

6

5

4

5

2

3

Murder/ Manslaughter

0

0

0

0

0

0

Theft

6

10

29

9

6

3

Data regarding consular cases is published monthly on the Foreign and Commonwealth Office Consular Data pages of GOV.UK, https://www.gov.uk/government/publications/foreign-commonwealth-office-consular-data-2019#history

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Photo of Nigel Adams Nigel Adams Minister of State (Foreign and Commonwealth Office) (Joint with the Department for International Development)

For the last three years the Foreign and Commonwealth Office (FCO) has provided consular assistance to victims of crime in Cambodia and Vietnam as shown below. The FCO does not distinguish between victims of crimes and victims of serious crimes when recording consular cases.

2017

2018

2019

Victim of Crime

Cambodia

Vietnam

Cambodia

Vietnam

Cambodia

Vietnam

Assault

0

3

1

2

2

5

Domestic Abuse

0

1

1

0

0

0

Modern Slavery/Human Trafficking

0

0

0

0

1

0

Rape & Sexual Assault

6

5

4

5

2

3

Murder/ Manslaughter

0

0

0

0

0

0

Theft

6

10

29

9

6

3

Data regarding consular cases is published monthly on the Foreign and Commonwealth Office Consular Data pages of GOV.UK, https://www.gov.uk/government/publications/foreign-commonwealth-office-consular-data-2019#history

Does this answer the above question?

Yes1 person thinks so

No0 people think not

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