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UK pressured not to overlook Swedish claims to Assange

Photo: A general view of HMP Belmarsh, in London. London, Apr 14 : British lawmakers are heaping pressure on the government to make sure that WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange faces Swedish justice if prosecutors there reopen a rape investigation against ...

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Ukraine ambassador’s car rammed in London; Police fire shots

British police fired shots Saturday at a car outside the Ukrainian Embassy in London after it rammed other cars parked in front of the embassy. London’s Metropolitan Police said firearms and stun guns were used to stop and detain a ...

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UK standup comedian Ian Cognito dies onstage during show

Ian Cognito. Photo: Collected London,  Apr 13 : British standup comedian Ian Cognito has died on stage during a gig. South Central Ambulance Service said Friday that medics were called to a club in Bicester, southern England, Thursday night, and ...

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The Brexit conundrum is defeating Britain’s political system

Photo: Protestor flags fly opposite the Houses of Parliament in London, Thursday, April 11, 2019. London, Apr 13 : As a symbol of the woes of Britain’s Brexit-era democracy, it could hardly be bettered. Lawmakers had to be sent home ...

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WikiLeaks’ Assange hauled from embassy, faces US charge

Photo: Julian Assange gestures as he arrives at Westminster Magistrates’ Court in London, after the WikiLeaks founder was arrested by officers from the Metropolitan Police and taken into custody Thursday April 11, 2019. Police in London arrested WikiLeaks founder Assange ...

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WikiLeaks’ Assange arrested at Ecuador embassy in London

Photo: In this file photo dated Friday May 19, 2017, watched by the media WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange looks out from the balcony of the Ecuadorian embassy prior to speaking, in London. London, Apr 11 : Police in London say ...

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May says she aims to finish Brexit by June 30

Photo: European Council President Donald Tusk, left, speaks with British Prime Minister Theresa May, center, German Chancellor Angela Merkel, right, and Luxembourg’s Prime Minister Xavier Bettel, second left, prior to a dinner during an EU summit in Brussels, Wednesday, April ...

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Brexit: Theresa May to meet Angela Merkel and Emmanuel Macron

Theresa May is to hold last-minute Brexit talks with the leaders of Germany and France later, four days before the UK is due to leave the EU. Mrs May is meeting Angela Merkel in Berlin, followed by Emmanuel Macron in ...

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Theresa May woos UK opponents and EU leaders over Brexit

Pro EU protestors demonstrate opposite the Houses of Parliament in London, Monday, April 8, 2019. London, Apr 9 : Prime Minister Theresa May wooed domestic political opponents and European leaders Monday as she sought to break Britain’s Brexit impasse and ...

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UK government, opposition cling to hope of Brexit compromise

Photo: Britain’s Prime Minister Theresa May defending her position on Brexit, and her decision to hold cross-party talks with opposition Labour Party, in a video message filmed at her Chequers country retreat. London, Apr 8 : Britain’s government and the ...

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