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European Parliament President: "New UK government could reverse Brexit"

May, under the Fixed-Terms Parliaments Act, needed a two-thirds House of Commons' majority (434 MPs) in order for a snap election to take place. Before the vote, May told lawmakers that an early election would give Britain "certainty and stability" as London negotiates with Brussels on the country's departure from the European Union.



Afghan 'mother of all bombs' toll touches 90

The 11-ton "mother of all bombs" dropped by USA forces on ISIS-linked fighters in Afghanistan is a highly specialized weapon with a heritage dating back to huge bombs developed for use against Nazi targets in World War Two. ISIS established its branch in the Afghanistan-Pakistan region in January 2015, less than a month after former President Barack Obama declared an end to the us combat mission in Afghanistan.


US Defense Sec'y Mattis: Syria still has chemical weapons

US Defense Sec'y Mattis: Syria still has chemical weapons

The US defense secretary said he did not want to elaborate on the amounts Syria possesses in order to avoid revealing intelligence sources . The attack killed hundreds and almost saw the USA launch strikes on Syrian military facilities. The Secretary and Foreign Minister also discussed a range of other topics, including the OPCW investigation into Syria's use of chemical weapons on April 4.



North Korean leader's desire for peace a deciding factor, says Donald Trump

Pyongyang regularly threatens to destroy the United States and amid heightened tension on the Korean peninsula, it has escalated a war of words, warning of full-out nuclear war if Washington takes military action against it. North Korea said in February that it had successfully tested a new type of medium-to-long-range ballistic missile, the Pukguksong-2, propelled by a solid-fuel engine.



Washington Real Estate Investment Trust (WRE) Receives News Impact Score of 0.27

The correct version of this report can be viewed at [[permalink]]. 04/05/2016 - Mistubishi UFJ began new coverage on Pennsylvania Real Estate Investment Trust giving the company a " rating. The business earned $76.90 million during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $77.56 million. 03/22/2017 - Pennsylvania Real Estate Investment Trust had its "neutral" rating reiterated by analysts at JP Morgan.