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    FT says LSE told no non-UK academics to be involved at meeting btwn FCO's @natcopsey and Kevin Featherstone ft.com/content/8de929…

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    .@natcopsey is on secondment to FCO, and RTed @StevePeers ' criticism of such a ban.

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    This makes it difficult to argue that someone from the FCO just got overzealous in a meeting with LSE

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    If Copley communicated the ban whilst disagreeing with it, then he presumably did so because he was instructed to do so by others in the FCO

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