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New British ambassador presents his credentials

THE NEW British ambassador, Michael John Wyn Roberts, presented his credentials to Slovak President Ivan Gašparovič on September 11, the TASR newswire wrote.

Roberts, who took over from Judith Macgregor, is a career diplomat who previously represented his country in Greece and Turkey.

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