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Britain's May reaches power deal in battle to cling on

Britain's May reaches power deal in battle to cling on

The Sunday Times and Mail on Sunday newspapers said that allies of Johnson were pushing him to challenge May for the party's leadership. He said: "I am backing Theresa May ". Theresa May has been warned she will have to re-think her Brexit negotiating strategy following her humiliation at the ballot box. Survation poll finds Jeremy Corbyn's party on 45% of the vote to the Conservatives 39%.


US airstrike kills 8 Islamic extremists in Somalia

US airstrike kills 8 Islamic extremists in Somalia

Somalia's President Mohamed Abdullahi Farmajo said Sunday he authorized the country's special forces with support from worldwide partners to conduct a pre-dawn strike against an al-Shabab training camp near Sakow. "Earlier today, I authorized our special forces with the support of our worldwide partners to conduct a strike against an al Shabaab training camp near Sakow", Abdullahi said .


Sharp questions for Sessions in coming testimony

Sharp questions for Sessions in coming testimony

US Attorney General Jeff Sessions , whose contacts with Russian officials during the US presidential campaign have sparked questions, heads to Congress next week where he is expected to face a grilling . But federal investigators have not confirmed the meeting happened, and the Justice Department has denied it occurred. Whether that hearing will be public or closed is not known.


Theresa May's two closest advisers quit after election loss

Theresa May's two closest advisers quit after election loss

Beleaguered British Prime Minister Theresa May is appointing new members of her government after several of them lost their seats in Parliament in this week's general election that proved disastrous for her Conservative Party. May had relied on Timothy and Hill for advice and support since her previous job at the interior ministry, and their resignations will be a personal blow.