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London mayor: second world war forgotten because of “extreme” rightwing leaders such as Trump and Johnson

The lessons of the second world war risk being forgotten because of the rise of “extreme” rightwing leaders such as Donald Trump and Boris Johnson, the mayor of London has ...

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Trump regrets meddling in UK Brexit negotiations

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson threw cat among the pigeons Wednesday by asking the queen to prorogue parliament until October 14. Proroguing (suspending) parliament until October 14 will leave barely ...

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Trump tells UK’s Boris Johnson he hopes they meet ‘in the near future’

President Trump on Monday spoke by phone with British Prime Minister Boris Johnson and told the new U.K. leader he hoped to meet with him “in the near future.” The ...

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Trump says US and UK are working on a very substantial trade deal

US President Donald Trump has said talks about a “very substantial” trade deal with the UK are under way. He said a bilateral post-Brexit deal could lead to a “three ...

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U.K. foreign secretary: Trump’s comments are “disrespectful and wrong”

Jeremy Hunt, the United Kingdom’s foreign secretary and finalist to become the next British prime minister, has flung himself into the diplomatic spat between the US and the UK over ...

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Trump calls May a fool as crisis over ambassador grows

Transatlantic tensions over the British ambassador’s leaked criticisms of Donald Trump have grown into a diplomatic crisis after the US president attacked Sir Kim Darroch as “a pompous fool” and ...

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Trump says Brexit will work out for Ireland

President Trump on Wednesday downplayed the possibility that the Irish border will throw a wrench into Brexit, even though it is one of the most contentious issues in the United ...

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Trump: Britain should walk away if EU does not give what it wants in Brexit

Trump: Britain should walk away if EU does not give what it wants in Brexit

U.S. President Donald Trump said Britain should refuse to pay its 39 billion pound EU divorce bill and “walk away” from Brexit talks if Brussels does not give the UK ...

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Trump: Meghan Markle is nasty, Boris Johnson would do a very good job as Prime Minister

Trump: Meghan Markle is nasty, Boris Johnson would do a very good job as Prime Minister

President Donald Trump set the stage for his upcoming visit to the United Kingdom, Ireland and France next week during a wide-ranging interview with the British newspaper The Sun, weighing ...

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UK parliament votes to reject no-deal Brexit

UK parliament votes to reject no-deal Brexit

MPs voted outright to reject a no-deal Brexit, paving the way for a vote on whether Theresa May will ask the EU to agree a delay to Brexit. The vote, ...

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