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British High Commission

A British embassy in a Commonwealth country. The high commissioner ranks as ambassador to that country. The term dates to the title used for the administrators indirectly ruled by the British Empire.
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From the moment Paul died to this moment when I am preparing to take his body to Islamabad and get him home to his family, family, I have seen no one from the British High Commission.
Our security manager Reg Dickason has been in touch with the British High Commission," confirmed an England spokesman.
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Previously, she served as head of personnel policy, Foreign & Commonwealth Office (FCO), 1st secretary (press) at the British High Commission in New Delhi and private secretary to the Minister of State with responsibility for relations with Asia, the Middle East and the FCO administration.
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ISLAMABAD -- Scottish band Reely Jiggered is on a visit to Islamabad for Burns Night the annual celebration of Scotland's national poet, Robert Burns, a British High Commission statement said yesterday.
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The seven Chevening South Asia Journalism Programme Fellows for 2018 were celebrated at an event hosted by the British High Commission in Islamabad yesterday.

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