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Julian Assange

Question for Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Office

UIN 89035, tabled on 16 November 2022

To ask the Secretary of State for Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Affairs, whether any people working on Operation Pelican were based within his Department's premises.

Answered on

24 November 2022

Operation Pelican was led by the Metropolitan Police. No Foreign and Commonwealth Office officials were directly assigned to work on Operation Pelican. During this time, officials in my Department continued to manage the diplomatic relationship between the UK and Ecuador.