259. The mission's premises.

259.     The mission's premises.

The premises of the diplomatic mission1 are inviolable and may not be entered by the agents of the United Kingdom except with the consent of the head of the mission2. The United Kingdom is under a special duty to take all appropriate steps to protect them against any intrusion or damage and to prevent any disturbance of the peace of the mission or impairment of its dignity3. The premises, their furnishings and other property and the mission's means of transport are immune from search, requisition, attachment or execution4. Embassy bank accounts which fund