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United Kingdom not seeking divide and rule approach in Brexit talks

United Kingdom not seeking divide and rule approach in Brexit talks

Davis said Britain should be under no illusions about the scale of the task ahead within the two-year negotiating time frame set out under Article 50 of the EU's Lisbon Treaty. The leaders' guidelines will bind the European Union executive's Brexit negotiator Michel Barnier, who will next week offer more detail on his plans, before full talks begin after a British election set for June 8.


Street Fighter 5's Thailand Stage Pulled Down for 'Emergency Maintenance'

Street Fighter 5's Thailand Stage Pulled Down for 'Emergency Maintenance'

Presumably, Capcom will be looking to provide new music to the stage at some point, and perhaps could look a little deeper into the cultures and religions it is representing in its level design before releasing it worldwide as well. This DLC has been temporarily removed from distribution, and emergency maintenance will be undertaken in the near future to replace the Thailand stage music with the background music from another stage.


Thousands of white-clad protesters fall silent in Caracas

Thousands of white-clad protesters fall silent in Caracas

Riot police and pro-government vigilantes fought running battles with protesters demanding the ouster of President Nicolas Maduro on the capital's east, west and south sides, witnesses said . Opposition leaders blame a heavy-handed crackdown by security forces, who have arrested hundreds of people and on several occasions flooded hospitals and clinics with tear gas.


Trump agrees to keep U.S. in NAFTA

Trump agrees to keep U.S. in NAFTA

The White House confirmed that Peter Navarro, head of the National Trade Council, drafted the bill with Trump strategist Steve Bannon, Politico reported. The announcement comes a week after the United States launched a similar probe into steel imports. Trump has also been railing against changes in Canadian milk product pricing that he says are hurting the American dairy industry.



US military begins moving THAAD missile defense to South Korea site

The US military has started moving parts of a controversial anti-missile defence system to a deployment site in South Korea, amid high tensions over North Korea's missile and nuclear programs. A North Korean Foreign Ministry spokesman said those meetings called by USA officials clearly reflected the United States pressure that could "ignite a full-out war" on the Korean Peninsula.


Kremlin says planned Russian opposition protest on Saturday is illegal

Kremlin says planned Russian opposition protest on Saturday is illegal

Russian Federation has upped pressure on civil society groups since Putin's reelection in 2012 when it adopted the law which has allowed authorities to brand groups engaging in broadly-defined "political activity" and that receive funding from overseas as "foreign agents".