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Defiant British prime minister hits back at EU over Brexit plan
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Defiant British prime minister hits back at EU over Brexit plan

Britain's Prime Minister Theresa May leaves after a press conference at the end of the EU Informal Summit of Heads of State or Government at the Mozarteum University in Salzburg, Austria, on September 20, 2018. / AFP PHOTO / APA AND AFP PHOTO / Christof STACHE Prime Minister Theresa May […]

EU warns Britain it must ‘rework’ Brexit plans
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EU warns Britain it must ‘rework’ Brexit plans

European Council President Donald Tusk arrives for an European Union leaders summit on October 20, 2016 at the European Council, in Brussels. / AFP PHOTO / EMMANUEL DUNAND EU Council President Donald Tusk issued a stark warning to Britain on Wednesday that its Brexit position must be “reworked”, as Prime […]

Tusk suggests EU Brexit summit to avert ‘catastrophe’
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Tusk suggests EU Brexit summit to avert ‘catastrophe’

European Council President Donald Tusk (L) shakes hands with EU chief Brexit negotiator Michel Barnier before their meeting at the European Council building in Brussels on September 13, 2018. / AFP PHOTO / POOL / Francisco Seco European leaders may need to hold an extra summit in November to clinch […]

Poisoning suspects ‘tourism’ claims raise eyebrows even in Russia
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Poisoning suspects ‘tourism’ claims raise eyebrows even in Russia

This picture taken on September 14, 2018 shows the Spiez Laboratory, Swiss Federal Institute for NBC-Protection (nuclear, biological, chemical), in Spiez, 40km from the capital Bern, as Swiss newspapers reported that two Russian agents suspected of trying to spy the laboratory were arrested in the Netherlands and expelled early this […]

Skripal suspects say were in UK as tourists, deny murder attempt
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Skripal suspects say were in UK as tourists, deny murder attempt

A screengrab taken on September 13, 2018, from footage broadcast by Russia's state broadcaster Russia Today (RT), shows two men, purported to be Alexander Petrov and Ruslan Boshirov taking part in a television interview.<br />Two men accused by London of poisoning former spy Sergei Skripal told Russian media on Thursday […]

Britain warns will not pay Brexit cash if no EU deal
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Britain warns will not pay Brexit cash if no EU deal

Britain's Secretary of State for Exiting the European Union (Brexit Minister) Dominic Raab arrives at 10 Downing Street in central London for a cabinet meeting to discuss 'no deal' Brexit preparations on September 13, 2018. / AFP PHOTO / Daniel LEAL-OLIVAS Brexit minister Dominic Raab issued a fresh warning Thursday […]

Putin says two Skripal poisoning suspects are ‘civilians’
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Putin says two Skripal poisoning suspects are ‘civilians’

Russian President Vladimir Putin attends the plenary session of the Eastern Economic Forum in Vladivostok on September 12, 2018. / AFP PHOTO / Kirill KUDRYAVTSEV Russian President Vladimir Putin said Wednesday the two men Britain suspects of poisoning former spy Sergei Skripal with military-grade nerve agent are not criminals and […]

Barnier rejects key elements of UK post-Brexit plan
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Barnier rejects key elements of UK post-Brexit plan

EU Chief Brexit Negotiator Michel Barnier speaks during a joint press conference with Britain's Brexit Secretary at the European Commission in Brussels on August 31, 2018. / AFP PHOTO / Emmanuel DUNAND EU chief negotiator Michel Barnier warned that two key elements of Britain’s post-Brexit trade plan are “not acceptable”, […]

Russians in UK spy poisoning posed as businessmen
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Russians in UK spy poisoning posed as businessmen

(COMBO) This combination of undated handout pictures released by the British Metropolitan Police Service created in London on on September 05, 2018 shows Ruslan Boshirov (L) and Alexander Petrov, who are wanted by British police in connection with the nerve agent attack on former Russian spy Sergei Skripal and his […]

Britain’s Boris Johnson splits from wife
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Britain’s Boris Johnson splits from wife

(FILES) In this file photo taken on May 08, 2015 London Mayor and Conservative Party parliamentary candidate for Uxbridge and Ruislip South, Boris Johnson (R) and his wife Marina Wheeler (L) pose after winning his seat in Uxbridge, west London in the British general election. Britain's former foreign secretary Boris […]

Britain and EU face trade differences in Brexit talks
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Britain and EU face trade differences in Brexit talks

EU Brexit pointman Michel Barnier (L) walks past Britain's Brexit Minister Dominic Raab (2ndL) in a hallway before a meeting at EU headquarters in Brussels on September 6, 2018.<br />Britain's Brexit negotiator came to meet his EU counterpart today as Brussels and London scramble to reconcile divorce demands ahead of […]

Russia says Britain blaming Kremlin for spy poisoning ‘unacceptable’
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Russia says Britain blaming Kremlin for spy poisoning ‘unacceptable’

A video grab from footage broadcast by the UK Parliament's Parliamentary Recording Unit (PRU) shows Britain's Prime Minister Theresa May as she makes a statement to MPs in the House of Commons in London on September, 2018, on the progress of the police investigation into the March 4 nerve agent […]

UK says Putin ‘ultimately’ responsible for spy poisoning
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UK says Putin ‘ultimately’ responsible for spy poisoning

A picture taken on August 26, 2018, shows Russian President Vladimir Putin sitting on a boat during a short vacation in the remote Tuva region in southern Siberia. / AFP PHOTO / Sputnik / Alexey NIKOLSKY British Security Minister Ben Wallace said Thursday that Russian President Vladimir Putin had “ultimate” […]

UK welcomes Saudi-led coalition probe into Yemen strike
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UK welcomes Saudi-led coalition probe into Yemen strike

(FILES) In this file photo taken on August 10, 2018, a Yemeni child stands next to the destroyed bus at the site of a Saudi-led coalition air strike, that targeted the Dahyan market the previous day in the Huthi rebels' stronghold province of Saada.<br />The Saudi-led coalition fighting in Yemen […]

Deadly clashes resume near Libya’s capital
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Deadly clashes resume near Libya’s capital

Vice President of the Presidential Council of Libya Ahmed Maiteeq speaks during a press conference in Tripoli on August 30, 2018, after clashes near Libya capital.<br />At least 27 people have been killed and 100 wounded in several days of fighting between rival militias near the Libyan capital, the health […]

UK plans to adopt EU rules in case of no-deal Brexit
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UK plans to adopt EU rules in case of no-deal Brexit

Britain's Secretary of State for Exiting the European Union (Brexit Minister) Dominic Raab delivers his speech outlining the government's plans for a no-deal Brexit, in central London on August 23, 2018. / AFP PHOTO / POOL / PETER NICHOLLS Britain’s Brexit secretary said on Thursday that London will take unilateral […]

Brexit figurehead Farage returns to fight prime minister’s plan
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Brexit figurehead Farage returns to fight prime minister’s plan

Brexit campaigner and Member of the European Parliament Nigel Farage addresses the European Parliament during a debate on the guidelines on the framework of future EU-UK relations in Strasbourg, France, March 13, 2018. REUTERS/Vincent Kessler Nigel Farage, who spearheaded the drive to get Britain out of the EU, announced Saturday […]

Suspected terror attack injures pedestrians outside UK parliament
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Suspected terror attack injures pedestrians outside UK parliament

A police dog team works behind the cordon around Parliament Square after a car crashed outside the Houses of Parliament in Westminster, London, Britain, August 14, 2018. REUTERS/Andrew Marshall A car crashed into barriers outside Britain’s Houses of Parliament in a suspected terror attack on Tuesday, injuring a “number of […]