Connect with us

Hi, what are you looking for?

Diplomacy

Colin James Crooks appointed new UK Ambassador to South Korea

Colin James Crooks has been appointed new UK Ambassador to South Korea. Photo: UK government

London, July 6 (MNN) Colin James Crooks has been appointed UK Ambassador to the Republic of Korea in succession to Simon Smith who will be retiring from the diplomatic service, the Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Office said on Tuesday.

Crooks will take up his appointment during early 2022.

He is presently posted in North Korean capital Pyongyang since 2018 and remained in Beijing as Minister Counsellor from 2015 to 2018. From 2011 to 2015m, he was Deputy Head of Mission on EU Delegation to Jakarta, and later Chargé d’Affaires (on loan to European External Action Service).

During his career, he was posted in Washington as First Secretary at the UK Embassy from 2002 to 2006.

You May Also Like

Religion

Lorem ipsum dolor sit amet, consectetur adipisicing elit, sed do eiusmod tempor incididunt ut labore et dolore magna aliqua.

Health

Lorem ipsum dolor sit amet, consectetur adipisicing elit, sed do eiusmod tempor incididunt ut labore et dolore magna aliqua.

Health

At vero eos et accusamus et iusto odio dignissimos ducimus qui blanditiis praesentium voluptatum deleniti atque corrupti quos dolores.

Health

Neque porro quisquam est, qui dolorem ipsum quia dolor sit amet, consectetur, adipisci velit, sed quia non numquam eius modi tempora incidunt.