A minister has written a letter to the former boxer, who has invested in a cannabis farm in the US. from: BBC News
The kingdom is also recalling its envoy from Beirut over “insulting” remarks by a Lebanese minister. from: BBC News
from: BBC News The UK government condemns “unjustified” threats from France after a British trawler was detained.
France, among other countries, does not recognise the president‘s claim to a sixth term. from: BBC News
from: BBC News Russia is not slowing gas supplies for political reasons, Andrei Kelin says.
Ambassador Andrei Kelin says the BBC reporter can return if Russian journalists gets UK visas. from: BBC News
from: BBC News Our proposals to help fix Northern Ireland trade problems are unprecedented, the bloc’s UK ambassador says.
Paris recalled its envoy last month after Australia cancelled a submarine deal to join a US-UK pact. from: BBC News
Zheng Zeguang is told he cannot attend events while sanctions remain in place against MPs and peers.
Françoise de Souza Oliveira was found guilty of planning the murder with her lover, who confessed. from: BBC News
The BBC’s Lyse Doucet spoke to Mansoor Ahmad Khan, Pakistan’s ambassador to Afghanistan. from: BBC News
Federal prosecutors in Manhattan said two Myanmar citizens living in New York plotted over the past month to attack and potentially kill the country’s ambassador to the United Nations. From: New York Times
Ambassador Kyaw Moe Tun is a vocal critic of Myanmar’s junta, which seized power in a coup on 1 February. from: BBC News
Qin Gang rose from working for a foreign news agency to becoming a trusted aide to Xi Jinping, China’s top leader. From: New York Times