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Michael Gove in sensational return to Government

The International Trade Secrrtaruy Liam Fox and the Business Secretatry Greg Clark have both been retained in their roles, Downing Street revealed. May demoted Liz Truss from head of the justice ministry to chief secretary to the Treasury , a non-cabinet post equivalent to junior finance minister.



Saudi Arabia says Qatar airspace closure to protect citizens from threats

As a result Qatar's only land border has been closed, airspace with neighbouring countries denied and its citizens told to leave several Gulf countries within two weeks. Saudi Arabia and its allies severed diplomatic and economic ties with Qatar earlier this month, after accusing it of supporting terrorist groups, a charge denied by Doha .


US Left as 'Footnote' in G7 Climate Talks

US Left as 'Footnote' in G7 Climate Talks

The United States' partners in the G7 club of wealthy democracies vowed Sunday to press ahead with efforts to contain devastating climate change despite a rift caused by the American withdrawal from the Paris accord on cutting carbon emissions.



Trump to Reporters: Comey Statements Under Oath Weren't True

Comey's claims in the memo have led to allegations from Democrats that Trump improperly interfered in the Flynn investigation and may have obstructed justice. Trump wrote earlier on Friday on Twitter that the former FBI director had vindicated him by telling the Senate Intelligence Committee that the president had not been personally under investigation in the Russian Federation probe.


Merkel assumes United Kingdom will stick to original Brexit plans

Merkel assumes United Kingdom will stick to original Brexit plans

In the wake of last year's Brexit referendum, called and lost by Prime Minister David Cameron, Britain's Conservative party took a long time to reorganize itself before it finally triggered the Brexit negotiations on March 29. For Chancellor Merkel the ineivitibale Brexit questions cropped up again following Theresa May's woeful electoral showing with the divorce talks due to get underway on June 19th.



Two Georgia correctional officers killed, two inmates on the run

The two inmates, both serving life sentences for armed robbery and other crimes, are now on the loose in a dark green Honda. Both inmates were housed at Baldwin State Prison, 11Alive said . The agency is urging people not to approach the men and to call 911 if they spot the pair. The officers, whose names have not been released, were transporting prisoners on a work detail along Highway 16 near Eatonton when they were shot dead on Tuesday morning.