List of Ambassadors of the United Kingdom to Libya

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The Ambassador of the United Kingdom to Libya is the United Kingdom's foremost diplomatic representative in Libya, and in charge of the UK's diplomatic mission in Tripoli.

As of 4 August 2014 the British Embassy in Tripoli suspended operations due to renewed civil war in Libya. The ambassador and staff operate from Tunisia for the time being.[1]

Consul-General in Tripoli[edit]

Ambassadors[edit]

Diplomatic relations were broken over the murder of WPC Yvonne Fletcher in 1984. Britain and Libya resumed diplomatic relations in July 1999.[11]

From March to October 2011 the British Embassy in Tripoli was closed due to the Libyan Civil War.

References[edit]

  1. ^ Britain to close embassy and withdraw staff from Libya, The Guardian, London, 2 August 2014
  2. ^ The London Gazette: no. 26500. p. 1882. 3 April 1894.
  3. ^ "GRAHAM, Walter Gerald Cloete". Who Was Who. A & C Black. Retrieved 2008-10-12. 
  4. ^ "RICHES, Sir Derek (Martin Hurry)". Who Was Who. A & C Black. Retrieved 2008-10-12. 
  5. ^ "STEWART, Andrew Charles". Who Was Who. A & C Black. Retrieved 2008-10-12. 
  6. ^ "Sir Roderick Sarell obituary". Daily Telegraph. 2001-11-22. Retrieved 2008-10-12. 
  7. ^ "MAITLAND, Sir Donald (James Dundas)". Who's Who 2008. A & C Black. 2008. Retrieved 2008-10-12. 
  8. ^ "TRIPP, (John) Peter". Who's Who 2008. A & C Black. 2008. Retrieved 2008-10-12. 
  9. ^ "MURRAY, Sir Donald (Frederick)". Who Was Who. A & C Black. Retrieved 2008-10-12. 
  10. ^ "EDES, (John) Michael". Who's Who 2008. A & C Black. 2008. Retrieved 2008-10-12. 
  11. ^ "British-Libyan Relations". Retrieved 2008-10-12. 
  12. ^ "DALTON, Sir Richard (John)". Who's Who 2008. A & C Black. 2008. Retrieved 2008-10-12. 
  13. ^ "LAYDEN, Anthony Michael". Who's Who 2008. A & C Black. 2008. Retrieved 2008-10-12. 
  14. ^ "British Ambassador to Libya". Retrieved 2008-10-12. 
  15. ^ "Our Ambassador". Retrieved 2011-03-26. 
  16. ^ Change of Her Majesty's Ambassador to Libya, press release, Foreign and Commonwealth Office, 17 October 2011
  17. ^ Change of Her Majesty's Ambassador to Libya, Foreign and Commonwealth Office, 14 January 2013
  18. ^ Change of Her Majesty's Ambassador to Libya, Foreign and Commonwealth Office, 10 April 2015

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