Inside The Foreign Office

Inside The Foreign Office

Brave New World

In this second episode, we join the Europe Director Caroline Wilson with Boris Johnson on their whistle-stop tour from RAF Northolt to Lisbon and Paris. As diplomats prepare for the post-Brexit world, we eavesdrop on Foreign Office discussions around the globe: at Whitehall, in far-flung embassies in Nigeria and Mongolia, and even on the former Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson's private plane, as he switches from speaking English to French. We also examine how important trade with Commonwealth countries...
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  • program length: 52 minutes
  • episode #102

Thursday, March 26 at 7:00 pm on 12.1

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INSIDE THE FOREIGN OFFICE follows the men and women who work in the Foreign and Commonwealth Office of Britain, a less-known but highly prestigious branch of British government. The three-part series was filmed over the course of a year in mid-2017 as they worked tirelessly to respond the global crises and reassert British influence on the world stage.