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Hung parliament would be a blow to Brexit negotiations

Hung parliament would be a blow to Brexit negotiations

But the man who hopes to dethrone German Chancellor Angela Merkel in the coming September elections, SDP leader Martin Schulz, congratulated his British counterpart, Jeremy Corbyn, on the night's results. Concerns grew that Brexit negotiations could be put on hold after Britain's Conservative Party failed to secure a majority in Parliament and a clear mandate in the snap election Thursday.



London Mayor: 'Don't Roll Out Red Carpet' For Trump

Sadiq Khan says that Donald Trump's planned state visit to the United Kingdom should not go ahead, after the US President made critical remarks about his handling of the recent terror attacks . And as the president of the world's superpower, Mr Trump should be advised to do the same: to think before he tweets. White House spokeswoman Sarah Sanders on Monday said Trump was stressing the importance of national security and maintained the president had not misrepresented what Khan had ...


Boris Johnson denies plot to topple UK PM Theresa May

Boris Johnson denies plot to topple UK PM Theresa May

They said he was not seeking to take action to topple Mrs May but was preparing his campaign for when it could be needed. Earlier, Mrs May announced that she meant to carry on in No 10 at the head of a minority government with the support of the Democratic Unionists ( DUP ) after falling eight seats short of an overall majority.



Niger recalls ambassador to Qatar in solidarity with Arab states

The crisis has thrust the U.S. into a delicate position because of its alliances with all sides-and because Qatar hosts the nerve centre for USA air operations in the Middle East, including the fight against Islamic State. Sheikh Mohammed bin Abdulrahman al-Thani said he explained what he called " an underpinning " to the recent crisis in the Arab world and Doha's " views on the issue " to Russia's Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov, in an exclusive interview with RT Arabic on Saturday.



British prime minister names new chief of staff

A party spokesperson confirmed the resignation of Hill, a combative character who one ex-colleague said had helped create a "toxic" atmosphere at the heart of government. He said he took responsibility for the content of the whole election manifesto. But Scottish Conservative leader Ruth Davidson, who is gay, was among the first to express disquiet over a deal with the DUP, which is opposed to abortion and gay rights.


London attack: United Kingdom was warned about third attacker

London attack: United Kingdom was warned about third attacker

Police had been searching for Xavier Thomas, a French man who had been missing since three assailants plowed a vehicle into crowds on the London Bridge and attacked people in Borough Hall with knives on Saturday. "We were all stuck!" said Marcia Rainford, a 58-year-old who said she was sealed into her building complex with her mother and two children. May said she has protected police budgets and increased the number of armed officers and matched Corbyn's finger-pointing with some of her ...