Online Meeting with
Sir Peter Westmacott,
Former Ambassador of the United Kingdom to Turkey
June 24, 2021
On June 24, 2021, Sir Peter Westmacott, Former Ambassador of the United Kingdom to Turkey, addressed GRF and GRF Community members at an online meeting. Speaking on his upcoming book "They Call It Diplomacy" and his views on the continued need for diplomats in today’s world, Sir Peter Westmacott also elaborated on current developments in US-UK relations post-Brexit. Sir Peter Westmacott stated that despite the UK now having a lessened relevance in EU security, relations between the two countries have got off to a promising start under President Biden and PM Johnson. Following his speech, Sir Peter Westmacott answered the participants’ questions.