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Myanmar: Military Attachés

Question for Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Office

UIN 118531, tabled on 4 February 2022

To ask the Secretary of State for Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Affairs, whether she is taking steps to deport the Myanmar military attache loyal to the Burmese military regime from the UK.

Answered on

9 February 2022

The UK strongly condemns the military coup and the violence against the people of Myanmar. Any decision to declare a foreign diplomat "persona non grata" under the Vienna Convention on Diplomatic Relations would need careful consideration in view of the wider implications of such a decision.

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