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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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Islamabad -- The first round of the British High Commissions' Pakistan-wide Great Debate competition was held at National University of Science and Technology (NUST) in Islamabad.
I would like to thank the British High Commission for organizing this remarkable opportunity and to NUST for conducting it at their prestigious university.'
She was addressing a reception hosted by British High Commissioner Adam Thomson at the British High Commission on Monday night ahead of the Commonwealth Heads of Government meeting taking place in Perth, Australia on 28th October.

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