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FRANCE POLITICS: Hollande Wants Britain Purnished Because of Brexit

FRANCE POLITICS: Hollande Wants Britain Purnished Because of Brexit

“There will inevitably be price and cost for Britain, it’s the choice they made,” French President Francois Hollande said.

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UK POLITICS: Theresa May Accuses 27 EU Countries of Ganging Up Against UK Over Brexit

UK POLITICS: Theresa May Accuses 27 EU Countries of Ganging Up Against UK Over Brexit

“Our opponents are already seeking to disrupt those negotiations — at the same time as 27 other European countries line up to oppose us,” Theresa May says.

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UK POLITICS: EU Citizens Will Immediately Get Rights If Labour Party Wins Election

UK POLITICS: EU Citizens Will Immediately Get Rights If Labour Party Wins Election

UK ELECTION: Britain’s opposition Labour Party will immediately guarantee the rights of millions of EU citizens living in the UK if it wins a June election.

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UK POLITICS: ‘Almost Motivated’ to Make Political Comeback: Tony Blair

UK POLITICS: ‘Almost Motivated’ to Make Political Comeback: Tony Blair

Tony Blair said, “I just feel we’re allowing ourselves to be hijacked by what is actually quite a small group of people with a very strong ideology.”

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ARGENTINA POLITICS: Argentina May Regain Falklands Because of UK Brexit

ARGENTINA POLITICS: Argentina May Regain Falklands Because of UK Brexit

Argentina and Britain fought a 74-day war over the islands in 1982, which ended with the British side reasserting its rule over the islands.

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UK POLITICS: Britain Will Lose More From Brexit Than EU, Mogherini EU’s Foreign Policy Chief Says

UK POLITICS: Britain Will Lose More From Brexit Than EU, Mogherini EU’s Foreign Policy Chief Says

“The European Union, even after UK will be out, will continue to be the first market in the world, the second largest economy in the world,” Mogherini said.

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EUROPE POLITICS: Forum in Yalta: Kremlin’s Ideological Trap

EUROPE POLITICS: Forum in Yalta: Kremlin’s Ideological Trap

On April 20-22 a well-known Yalta resort in occupied Crimea will invite the so called 3rd Yalta International Economic Forum. Current Crimean “authorities” present this business forum as one of the high-profile events in international economic life.

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UK POLITICS: Gina Miller Takes Center Stage in June 8 Snap Election

UK POLITICS: Gina Miller Takes Center Stage in June 8 Snap Election

Gina Miller said her “Best for Britain” campaign would raise money to support election candidates who promised to hold full vote on May’s final Brexit deal.

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POLAND POLITICS: Poland Wants Option to Detain Migrants in Camps: Minister

POLAND POLITICS: Poland Wants Option to Detain Migrants in Camps: Minister

Poland, Hungary and other central European EU member states are opposed to an European Commission plan to distribute migrants from Africa and the Middle East across the bloc.

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EUROPE POLITICS: EPP Calls For Total Ban of Niqab in Europe

EUROPE POLITICS: EPP Calls For Total Ban of Niqab in Europe

“We want a total ban of face covering in the EU” said Manfred Weber, the group’s leader in the European Parliament, as cited by the The Express.

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HUNGARY POLITICS: EU Lawmakers to European Parliament: Punish Hungary After Orban Crackdown On Foreign Universities

HUNGARY POLITICS: EU Lawmakers to European Parliament: Punish Hungary After Orban Crackdown On Foreign Universities

Hungary’s parliament approved a law that could force out a university founded by financier George Soros despite international condemnation and protests by thousands of Hungarians.

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GIBRALTAR POLITICS: ‘EU Helping Spain Act Like Bully’: Fabian Picardo Says

GIBRALTAR POLITICS: ‘EU Helping Spain Act Like Bully’: Fabian Picardo Says

“Mr Tusk is behaving like a cuckolded husband who is taking it out on the children,” Gibraltar’s Chief Minister Fabian Picardo.

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SPAIN POLITICS: Spain Eases Opposition to Independent Scotland in EU

SPAIN POLITICS: Spain Eases Opposition to Independent Scotland in EU

Spain, at loggerheads with Britain over Gibraltar, appears to be easing its opposition to an independent Scotland in the European Union, saying it would not block such a move at least initially.

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SPAIN POLITICS: British ‘Implacable’ in Support for Gibraltar: Boris Johnson

SPAIN POLITICS: British ‘Implacable’ in Support for Gibraltar: Boris Johnson

“As ever, the UK remains implacable and rock-like in our support for Gibraltar,” British Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson wrote on Twitter.

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GERMANY POLITICS: Angela Merkel Warns UK Against Dividing EU Bloc

GERMANY POLITICS: Angela Merkel Warns UK Against Dividing EU Bloc

“The more access to the internal market Britain wants, the more Britain must submit to EU law,” said Detlef Seif, the deputy EU spokesman for Merkel.

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UK POLITICS: Brexit: UK-EU Divorce Takes Center Stage

UK POLITICS: Brexit: UK-EU Divorce Takes Center Stage

Forty-four years ago UK joined EU. Nine months ago voters opted to leave in a national referendum. Britain seeks to regain sovereignty. Continue reading.

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UK POLITICS: Official! Theresa May Has Triggered Brexit Process

UK POLITICS: Official! Theresa May Has Triggered Brexit Process

“The Article 50 process is under way and in accordance with the wishes of the British people, United Kingdom is leaving European Union,” Theresa May said.

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GERMANY POLITICS: Merkel Resists Theresa May’s Bid to Link EU ‘Divorce’ With Trade Talks

GERMANY POLITICS: Merkel Resists Theresa May’s Bid to Link EU ‘Divorce’ With Trade Talks

Theresa May is facing resistance from German Chancellor Angela Merkel and the European Parliament to her goal of conducting negotiations on Britain’s future trade relations with Europe at the same time as talks on arrangements for Brexit.

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UK POLITICS: Brexit: Theresa May Officially Triggers Article 50, Tim Barrow Delivers the Letter to Donald Tusk EU President

UK POLITICS: Brexit: Theresa May Officially Triggers Article 50, Tim Barrow Delivers the Letter to Donald Tusk EU President

“The United Kingdom is leaving the European Union,” Theresa May told parliament nine months after Britain shocked investors and world leaders by unexpectedly voting to quit the bloc. “This is an historic moment from which there can be no turning back.”

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UK POLITICS: Donald Tusk to Britain: ‘We Already Miss You’

UK POLITICS: Donald Tusk to Britain: ‘We Already Miss You’

“Paradoxically there is something positive in Brexit. Brexit has made us, the community of 27 more determined and united than before,” Donald Tusk said.

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