AFP deputy world editor (Paris). Formerly of HK, Washington DC, Brussels and Tokyo. London-born. Not a Marathi movie star.

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"The duke’s trustee attached one condition: he asked for the return of ancestral lands confiscated at the end of the war of independence. When the ambassador asked what the property included, the answer was all of Miami."
Re Trump's ribbon-cutting no-show: The US used to pay a token amount to the Duke of Westminster for the lease on its old embassy in Mayfair. It once tried to buy the site outright. Here was the response, courtesy of @DanielThomasLDN at the FT:
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