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'Fanatical' pro-Brexit lawmakers pushing UK toward new election: former PM Major

2 hours ago   |   Reuters

Prime Minister Theresa May could be forced to call another election in months if the "fanatical" pro-Brexit wing of her party do not compromise over how Britain leaves the EU...
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All of the Queen's swans are being counted

All of the Queen's swans are being counted

3 hours ago   |   New York Post

CHERTSEY, England - An 800-year-old tradition of counting the swans owned by Britain's Queen Elizabeth started on Monday, an annual ceremony of “swan upping” that in modern...
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The Suez Crisis

4 hours ago   |   Foreign Affairs

SINCE I retired as United States Ambassador to Great Britain in February 1957, so much has been written about the events leading up to the seizure of the Suez Canal by the...
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UK government wins approval for Brexit trade law in lower house of parliament

4 hours ago   |   Reuters

Prime Minister Theresa May won approval from the lower of house of parliament on Tuesday for a law needed to let Britain pursue an independent trade policy once it leaves the...
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The Latest: UK's May halts revolt over Brexit trade bill

4 hours ago   |   Miami Herald

The Latest on Brexit developments in Britain : 7:20 p.m. British Prime Minister Theresa May has faced down a rebellion in Parliament over her plans for the country's...
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Eurofighter buy would help Belgium secure role in future fighter: BAE

4 hours ago   |   Reuters

Belgium is being offered a possible role in future European combat jet developments if it picks the Eurofighter Typhoon over the U.S.-built F-35, in a fierce contest to rearm...
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May Fends Off Attempt to Keep EU Customs Union Option Open

4 hours ago   |   Bloomberg   |   3 articles

Prime Minister Theresa May fended off an attempt by pro-European Conservative rebels to keep open the option of Britain entering into a customs union with the European Union...
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UK Brexit amendments won't change Ireland's position: PM Varadkar

4 hours ago   |   Reuters

British Prime Minister Theresa May's decision on Monday to accept the demands of hardline Brexit campaigners will not change Ireland's negotiating position on Britain's exit...
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Theresa May avoids major Brexit defeat on customs union amendment

Theresa May avoids major Brexit defeat on customs union amendment

5 hours ago   |   Business Insider   |   3 articles

LONDON - Theresa May has narrowly defeated an effort by pro-EU MPs to keep Britain in a customs union with the European Union after Brexit. The House of Commons voted against...
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UK's May offers trade bill compromise but rebels vow to fight on

5 hours ago   |   Reuters

Britain's government cannot accept a plan put forward by pro-European Union rebels in parliament that could see Britain stay in the bloc's customs union, junior trade minister...
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