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22/06/2017 04:18

May to confront Brexit worries at EU summit

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Embattled British Prime Minister Theresa May will try Thursday to convince European leaders she can still push through Brexit despite being badly weakened by an election bet that turned sour.

13/05/2017 15:54

EU could pay Brexit bill to Britain: Johnson

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The European Union could end up paying a Brexit bill to Britain instead of the other way round, British Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson told The Daily Telegraph in an interview on Saturday.

12/05/2017 22:04

Author Ian McEwan urges second referendum on Brexit

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The award-winning author of «Atonement», Ian McEwan, said Friday there should be a referendum on Britain's final Brexit deal with the European Union, arguing it was still possible to stay in.

12/05/2017 18:40

On new EU frontier, Brexit chief tries to calm nerves

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A stream runs through the land where Kevin Black used to man a checkpoint on the border between the north and south of Ireland -- now a focus of concern as Britain prepares to leave the European Union.

12/05/2017 13:01

Britain blocking EU military HQ: sources

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Brexit-bound Britain is blocking the launch of an EU military headquarters because it opposes any suggestion that the unit would have an active operational role, EU diplomatic sources said Friday.

12/05/2017 10:53

Brexit means changing North Ireland peace deal: Blair

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Former British prime minister Tony Blair said Friday that the landmark 1998 peace agreement for Northern Ireland -- which he helped to negotiate -- would have to be changed because of Brexit.

08/05/2017 10:57

Eurosceptics see Macron win as bad news for Brexit

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British Prime Minister Theresa May congratulated France's incoming president Emmanuel Macron but eurosceptics reacted angrily on Monday to his election victory, saying it was bad news for the Brexit talks.

05/05/2017 14:32

EU's Barnier blames Britain for Brexit expat uncertainty

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The European Union's chief Brexit negotiator said Friday that Britain was to blame for the uncertainty facing millions of expatriates in the run-up to the country's departure from the bloc.

05/05/2017 10:17

UK ministers accuse Brussels of trying «to bully» Britain over Brexit

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British ministers blasted the European Commission on Friday, accusing EU officials of trying to «bully» the UK ahead of two years of gruelling Brexit negotiations.

05/05/2017 10:05

Brexit a tragedy and EU partly to blame: Juncker

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European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker on Friday described Brexit as a «tragedy» that had happened partly as a result of the European Union's past mistakes.

05/05/2017 04:14

Britain awaits local election results in test for PM

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Results of Britain's local elections are due on Friday in what will serve as a key indicator of Prime Minister Theresa May's chances in next month's Brexit-dominated national election.

16/04/2017 06:53

Syria's Assad is an «arch-terrorist»: British FM

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Syrian President Bashar al-Assad is an «arch-terrorist» and it is time Russia realised he is «literally and metaphorically toxic», British Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson said Sunday.

16/04/2017 06:27

Britain urges North Korea to stop nuclear weapons drive

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British Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson on Saturday urged North Korea to abide by UN resolutions and stop its pursuit of nuclear weapons, as the reclusive state brandished its military might.

08/04/2017 18:05

British FM Johnson cancels Moscow visit over «developments in Syria»

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Britain's Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson has cancelled a scheduled visit to Moscow next week, his office announced Saturday, saying «developments in Syria have changed the situation fundamentally».

13/03/2017 07:13

Empire 2.0? Commonwealth eyes post-Brexit trade boost

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With Britain on the brink of triggering its EU exit talks, the country and its historic trading partners in the Commonwealth are sizing up an opportunity to boost business.

22/11/2016 12:39

Trump backs Nigel Farage as British ambassador to US

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Donald Trump has tweeted that Brexit campaigner Nigel Farage «would do a great job» as British ambassador to the US, in the latest unorthodox intervention by the president-elect.

21/11/2016 17:40

Facebook announces 500 new jobs in «global hub» London

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Facebook on Monday became the latest US tech giant to announce new investment in Britain with hundreds of extra jobs but hinted its success depended on skilled migration after Britain leaves the European Union.

05/11/2016 20:25

British PM heads to India with eye on post-Brexit ties

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British Prime Minister Theresa May will lead a major business delegation to India this week, using her first trip outside Europe since the Brexit vote to push for more trade with the world's fastest-growing major economy.

03/10/2016 14:49

Pound plunges as UK minister warns of Brexit «rollercoaster»

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The pound hit a three-year low against the euro Monday after Prime Minister Theresa May said Britain will trigger Brexit negotiations by the end of March and her finance minister warned of «turbulence».

06/07/2016 22:39

For Iraqis, British war inquiry changes little

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For Iraqis, a British war inquiry criticising former premier Tony Blair means little as, whoever is to blame, they are still suffering the devastating consequences of the 2003 US-led invasion.

06/07/2016 09:23

Tony Blair: leader who could never get past Iraq

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Tony Blair was one of Britain's most successful prime ministers but his support for the 2003 war in Iraq has overshadowed his achievements in office and his subsequent career as globe-trotting elder statesman.

23/03/2016 19:07 Video

London, cows and sheep to march against the fall in the price of milk

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British farmers are taking to the streets in London against the decline in milk prices. The parade to promote English agriculture also paraded cows, sheep and rams all wearing the Union Jack.

20/10/2015 10:11

India's Tata Steel to cut 1,200 British jobs, blames China

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It plans also to mothball some mills making steel plates and will shut a coke oven in Scunthorpe, whose Tata plant is the biggest steelworks in Britain employing 3,000 staff.

18/10/2015 22:31

West prepares to end sanctions as Iran deal adopted

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The United States and Europe began preparing to lift the trade sanctions that have hobbled the Iranian economy on Sunday, as a historic nuclear deal came into effect.

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