Transcript of interview: Sir Peter Westmacott, 2017
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Westmacott entered the Foreign and Commonwealth Office in 1972 and in his diplomatic career served in the following posts: Tehran [Iran] 1974, Brussels [Belgium], 1978; First Secretary, Paris, 1980; Private Secretary to Minister of State, FCO, 1984; Head of Chancery, Ankara, 1987; Deputy Private Secretary to Prince of Wales, 1990; Counsellor, Washington, 1993; Director, Americas, FCO, 1997; Deputy Under-Secretary of State, FCO, 2000-01; Ambassador to Turkey, 2002-06; Ambassador to France, 2007-11; Ambassador to United States, 2012-15.
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