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Trump visit to UK will go ahead despite omission

Bills on trade and customs will be introduced - Brexit means Britain will try to strike new deals with the European Union but also with other nations that it was unable to negotiate with while a an European Union member. May also has to carry out a punishing legislative program without a majority and with her own position under threat. The prime minister is yet to conclude a deal with the Democratic Unionist Party's 10 MPs to lend ongoing support to her agenda so that she can continue to govern.



66 million displaced people: Human cost of war in 2016

Devastating conflicts, violence and persecution in places like Syria and South Sudan had left a record 65.6 million people uprooted from their homes by the end of 2016, the United Nations said Monday. Conflicts in Syria and South Sudan have dramatically driven up numbers. "We need action, political action, to stop conflicts", Filippo Grandi, the UN High Commissioner for Refugees said Monday.


5 people electrocuted in pool at water park in Turkey

5 people electrocuted in pool at water park in Turkey

All five were rushed to Akyaz─▒ State Hospital, but could not be saved. A sixth person was also hospitalized, but was expected to survive. Private NTV television said the children were aged 12, 15 and 17. It is reported that the park lacked a residual current breaker that shuts down power to prevent electrical shocks. An RCD is a device that instantly breaks an electric circuit, Sky News reported.


Lions coach Rob Howley rejects referee bullying claims from All Blacks

Lions coach Rob Howley rejects referee bullying claims from All Blacks

I'd probably put [Jonathan] Sexton in the boot". "But if ever there was a team that has the potential - if we click, we're excited about what we can do". "To be involved in a game of this magnitude is where all these players who have been picked want to be, challenging against the best in the world".


Brazilian president says he built warm ties with Putin

Brazilian president says he built warm ties with Putin

The letter from White House legislative affairs director Marc Short refers Reps. Congress has to work with the White House to give them tools to push back. "Just out: The Obama Administration knew far in advance of November 8th about election meddling by Russian Federation". Trump himself has refused to fully endorse the consensus view of USA intelligence agencies.


Qatar must agree to these 13 demands to end the Gulf crisis

Qatar must agree to these 13 demands to end the Gulf crisis

The far-reaching list of demands were made to stop Qatar's involvement with foreign entities opposed to the government of the four Sunni Arab countries, as well as what they view as Qatari meddling in their internal affairs. Saudi Arabia , the United Arab Emirates , Bahrain and Egypt severed diplomatic ties with Qatar on June 5 after accusing it of funding extremism and destabilizing the Middle East.