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Table 3 List of events

From: Critically Important: The Heterogeneous Effect of Diplomatic Tensions on Trade

Date Origin Destination Event type Comments
18/02/2010 France Israel Summon CA About murder of a Hamas member in Dubai
01/03/2010 Russia Estonia Summon ambassador Unfriendly action by authorities
14/07/2010 Russia United States Summon ambassador Protest apprehension of Russian citizen abroad
10/08/2010 Russia Thailand summon ambassador Extradition of citizen to USA
01/09/2010 UK Kenya Summon HC About President Bashir of Sudan’s visit to Kenya
27/09/2010 Japan China Summon ambassador Express concerns about detained Japanese nationals in China
14/10/2010 Russia Canada Summon CA Confiscation and arrest of crew of cruise ship
01/11/2010 Russia Japan Summon ambassador Protest to protest president’s travel to disputed island
03/11/2010 Russia Canada Summon CA New visa requirements
19/11/2010 Russia Canada Summon ambassador Protest about damaged consulate
17/12/2010 Russia United States Summon ambassador Military exercise in South Korea
17/12/2010 Russia South Korea Summon ambassador Military exercise in South Korea
22/12/2010 Germany Belarus Summon ambassador Opposition arrests
20/01/2011 Germany Belarus Summon ambassador Accusations of plot
11/02/2011 France Mexico Summon ambassador Concerning situation of Florence Cassez
17/02/2011 France Iran Summon ambassador Concern about Spanish diplomat’s arrest
21/02/2011 UK Libya Summon ambassador Concern about violence in Libya
02/03/2011 UK Yemen Summon CA Concern over escalating violence in Yemen
04/03/2011 Germany Taiwan Summon ambassador Executions
16/03/2011 UK Libya Summon ambassador Discuss situation in Libya
24/03/2011 Germany Yemen Summon ambassador Political situation
19/04/2011 UK Malawi Summon CA About considering declaring the British HC persona non grata
26/04/2011 Germany Syria Summon ambassador Violence in Syria
27/04/2011 France Syria Summon ambassador Condemnation of violence in Syria
27/04/2011 UK Syria Summon ambassador Stop violence
28/04/2011 UK Malawi Expulsion of HC After expulsion of British HC
01/05/2011 UK Libya Expulsion of ambassador Following attack on British residence in Tripoli
13/05/2011 UK Syria Summon ambassador Concern about the ongoing situation in Syria
25/05/2011 Japan South Korea Summon ambassador Protest against members of parliament on disputed islands
31/05/2011 Germany Syria Summon ambassador Torture of children and teenagers
02/06/2011 Russia Pakistan Summon ambassador Demand investigation into deaths of four citizens
04/06/2011 Germany Yemen Closure of German embassy Due to dangerous internal conflict
28/06/2011 UK Syria Summon ambassador Over allegations of Syrian Embassy intimidation
06/07/2011 Russia Sweden Summon CA Protest court ruling
10/07/2011 France Syria Recall its ambassador for consultations Protest against demonstrations in front of the French embassies
12/07/2011 Germany Syria Summon ambassador Violence and attacks on embassies
13/07/2011 UK Syria Summon ambassador Ensure Syrian ambassador protects diplomatic mission
27/07/2011 France Burundi Summon ambassador Patrice Faye sentence
27/07/2011 UK Libya Expulsion of all diplomatic staff Condemnation of Qadhafi’s regime
11/08/2011 France Ukraine Summon ambassador About the Timochenko case
25/08/2011 Japan China Summon ambassador Protest against Chinese boat in territorial waters
29/09/2011 Germany Iran Summon ambassador Protest death penalty sentence against pastor
13/10/2011 UK Syria Summon ambassador Concern about reports suggesting harassment and intimidation of Syrian diplomats in UK
14/11/2011 France Syria Summon ambassador Concerning assaults in diplomatic entities in Syria
15/11/2011 France Syria Recall its ambassador for consultations Concerns about situation in Syria
16/11/2011 France Israel Summon ambassador About the raid in Gaza
29/11/2011 UK Iran Summon CA Storming of British Embassy in Teheran
30/11/2011 France Iran Recall its ambassador for consultations Concerns about assaults in British Embassy
30/11/2011 UK Iran Expulsion of all diplomatic staff In response to the assault on the British Embassy in Teheran (“closing of Iranian embassy in London by UK”)
30/11/2011 UK Iran Closure of British Ambassy (Teheran) In response to the assault on the British Embassy in Teheran
16/12/2011 UK Uruguay Summon ambassador Response to 25th Dec Mercosur statement about Falkland Islands
06/02/2012 UK Syria Summon ambassador Siege in Homs; condemnation of atrocities
07/02/2012 France Syria Recall its ambassador for consultations Concerns about situation in Syria
07/02/2012 Germany Syria Summon ambassador Spying on opposition in Germany
09/02/2012 Germany Syria Expulsion of diplomats Four embassy staffers expelled
20/02/2012 France Rwanda Recall its ambassador for consultations Kigali refuses to accept Helene Le Cal as new French ambassador
22/02/2012 UK Syria Summon ambassador Stop violence in Homs
28/02/2012 France Belarus Summon ambassador Protest against Belarus decision to expel Polish and UE ambassadors
29/02/2012 UK Belarus Recall its ambassador for consultations Belarus decision to recall their ambassadors to Poland and the EU in response to EU sanctions
29/02/2012 UK Belarus Summon ambassador Belarus’ decision to recall their ambassadors to Poland and the EU in response to EU sanctions
29/02/2012 UK Argentina Summon CA Response to Argentina’s threat to trade
01/03/2012 UK Syria Withdrawal diplomatic staff All diplomatic staff
03/03/2012 Germany Iran Summon ambassador Call for release of pastor
21/03/2012 Japan Syria Closure of Japanese embassy Deteriorating security situation
06/04/2012 France Hungary Summon ambassador Concerns about situation of foreign investors in Hungary
13/04/2012 UK North Korea Summon ambassador Concerns about satellite launch
28/05/2012 UK Syria Summon CA UK’s condemnation of the appalling massacre which took place in al-Houleh
29/05/2012 UK Syria Expulsion CA and diplomates Response to killing in el-Houleh
29/05/2012 Germany Syria Expulsion of diplomats Ambassador expelled
03/07/2012 Japan Russia Summon ambassador Protest against visit of Russian prime minister to disputed island
11/07/2012 Japan China Summon ambassador Protest against entry of patrol ships into disputed territorial waters
12/07/2012 Japan China Summon ambassador Protest against entry of patrol ships into disputed territorial waters (again..)
12/08/2012 Japan Russia Summon ambassador Express concerns about situation in Georgia
14/08/2012 Germany Belarus Summon ambassador Protest closing of Swedish embassy
15/08/2012 Japan China summon ambassador protest against landing of activist ships on disputed islands
20/09/2012 Germany Belarus Summon ambassador Protest visa rejecting of election observers
03/10/2012 Russia Libya Summon CA Attack on embassy in Tripolis
30/10/2012 UK Burma Summon CA Concern about the violence in Rakhine State
15/11/2012 UK Spain Summon ambassador Concerns regarding incursions into British Gibraltar territorial waters
03/12/2012 France Israel Summon ambassador Concerns about settlement in colonies
03/12/2012 UK Israel Summon ambassador Concern about settlement policy
03/12/2012 Germany North Korea Summon ambassador Protest missile test
12/12/2012 UK North Korea Summon ambassador Condemnation satellite launch
12/12/2012 Russia Nigeria Summon ambassador Ship crew detained
12/12/2012 Germany North Korea Summon ambassador Protest rocket launch
13/12/2012 Japan China Summon ambassador Protest against entry of aircraft and ships into disputed territory
08/02/2013 Japan China Summon ambassador protest against entry of Chinese ship into territorial waters
13/02/2013 France Iraq Call for minister meeting Situation of Nadir Dendoune
01/03/2013 Germany China Summon ambassador Protest attack on German journalist
05/04/2013 Germany North Korea Summon ambassador Concern about tensions on Korean peninsula
13/05/2013 Russia United States Summon ambassador Unclear
01/07/2013 Germany United States Summon ambassador Spying on Germany
11/07/2013 Russia Montenegro Summon ambassador Situation of citizen
02/08/2013 UK Spain Summon ambassador Delays at the Gibraltar border
20/08/2013 Japan Egypt Summon ambassador Call for peaceful solution to domestic conflict
19/09/2013 Russia Netherlands Summon ambassador Flying flag close to Russian shore
03/10/2013 Russia Libya Withdrawal diplomatic staff Following attack on Russian embassy
08/10/2013 Russia Netherlands Summon ambassador Protest about Russian diplomat attacked
16/10/2013 Russia Costa Rica Summon ambassador Extradition of citizen to USA
21/10/2013 France US Summon ambassador Spying on France
12/11/2013 Russia Poland Summon ambassador Protest about violence around embassy
19/11/2013 UK Spain Summon ambassador Serious incursion into British Gibraltar territorial waters
23/11/2013 Japan China Summon CA Protest against Chinese declaration of territorial extent
25/11/2013 Japan China Summon ambassador Protest against Chinese declaration of territorial extent
24/01/2014 France Ukraine Summon ambassador Concerns about violence in Ukraine
24/01/2014 Germany Ukraine Summon ambassador Concerns about violence in Ukraine
20/02/2014 UK Ukraine Summon ambassador Over violence in Ukraine
24/02/2014 France Morocco Summon ambassador Discuss situation of M.Hammouchi
25/02/2014 France Morocco Ministers meeting Discuss about diplomatic incident with French ambassador in DC
01/03/2014 UK Russia Summon ambassador Concerns about situation in Ukraine
02/04/2014 UK Spain Summon ambassador Concern at the incursion into British Gibraltar territorial waters
03/04/2014 Russia Germany Summon ambassador Statement of German Minister of Finance
07/04/2014 UK Burma Summon ambassador Call for urgent restoration of humanitarian access
07/04/2014 Germany North Korea Summon ambassador Concern about nuclear test
29/04/2014 Germany Egypt Summon ambassador Urgent appeal against death sentences
19/05/2014 UK Sudan Summon CA Concern at the decision to sentence MYII to death for apostasy
26/05/2014 Japan China Summon ambassador Protest against entry of military aircraft into territory
11/06/2014 Japan China Summon ambassador Protests against two Chinese military jets which flew abnormally close to two of Japan’s self-defence force
12/06/2014 Japan China Summon ambassador Protest against entry of military aircraft into territory (again..)
23/06/2014 UK Egypt Summon ambassador Concerning verdicts against Egyptian and international journalists
13/07/2014 Russia Ukraine Summon CA Protest killing of citizen by shelling
17/07/2014 UK Spain Summon ambassador Concern at the activity of a Spanish navy vessel in Gibraltar the day before
19/07/2014 UK Russia Summon ambassador Urged Russian Authorities to secure access to flight MH17 crash site
04/08/2014 UK Ethiopia Summon CA Concern about arrest of a Briton
15/08/2014 UK Russia Summon ambassador Account for reports overnight of Russian military vehicles crossing the border into Ukraine
13/10/2014 UK Thailand Summon CA Concern about the investigation into murders of HW and DM