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Johnson again threatens to ignore the new Brexit-delaying law

With the clock ticking to Brexit day on 31 October, Britain’s embattled Prime Minister, Boris Johnson, is sticking to his guns on his stated policy of honouring the deadline on exiting the European Union (EU). In an interview with The Mail on Sunday, Johnson makes the incendiary statement that should ...

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Statement: Protests Must Continue Until Nigerian Govt Comply With Court Order

On Monday 5 August, a judge at the regional Kaduna High Court ordered that Sheikh Zakzaky and his wife be sent to India for urgent medical treatment. The judge said that Sheikh Zakzaky could lose his life at any moment and cannot receive adequate care in Nigeria. This is a ...

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Chief Houthi negotiator meets British FM Hunt in Oman

Chief negotiator for Yemen’s popular Houthi Ansarullah movement Mohammed Abdul-Salam (R) meets British Foreign Secretary Jeremy Hunt in Oman’s capital city of Muscat, on March 1, 2019. (Photo by al-Masirah) Chief negotiator for Yemen’s popular Houthi Ansarullah movement Mohammed Abdul-Salam has met with British Foreign Secretary Jeremy Hunt in a rare ...

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London Starts «Resettlement» of White Helmets from Syria to UK

Local Editor The UK government confirmed on Monday that it had started “resettling” so-called activists of the White Helmets group and their family members from Syria to the United Kingdom. “Under the well-established practices of the Vulnerable Persons Resettlement Scheme [VPRS], the Home Office is working closely with UNHCR, the ...

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UK’s £850mn missile system enters service

The UK says its new £850 million missile defense system has completed all trials and is ready to be deployed across the world onboard the Royal Navy warships. Dubbed the Sea Ceptor, the missile system is designed to protect the Royal Navy from “intensifying threats,” British Secretary of Defense Gavin ...

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Boris Jonson: Britain has ‘no intention of walking away’ from the Iran nuclear deal

UK Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson says his government has “no intention of walking away” from the Iran nuclear agreement, despite President Donald Trump’s decision to withdraw the United States from the deal. Johnson who was speaking in Parliament told British MPs that the UK would “strive to preserve the gains” ...

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UK will stick with Iran deal despite Israeli claims: Johnson

British Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson has reaffirmed his country’s support for the landmark nuclear deal with Iran despite Israeli claims that Tehran had violated the 2015 agreement. Johnson said on Tuesday that the Iran nuclear deal was “based on tough verification,” and London would stick with it despite Israeli Prime ...

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Cuatro días para declarar una nueva guerra fría

Thierry Meyssan El gobierno británico y algunos de sus aliados trataron de desatar una guerra fría contra Rusia. El plan era, por una parte, montar un atentado contra un ex agente doble en Salisbury y, por otro lado, orquestar un ataque químico contra los «rebeldes moderados» en la Guta. Los ...

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US and British troops killed in Syria: Officials

US soldiers stand at attention during a visit of a US delegation to the YPG-held northern Syrian city of Manbij, where the US has a military presence, on March 22, 2018. (Photo by AFP) Two members of the US-led coalition in Syria, one British and another one American, have been ...

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