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British PM May to update ministers on calls with EU leaders

British PM May to update ministers on calls with EU leaders

Published 10/12/2018

LONDON (Reuters) - British Prime Minister Theresa May will update her cabinet team of ministers on Monday to update them on Brexit after she spoke [more…]

Brazil makes official intervention in state bordering Venezuela

Brazil makes official intervention in state bordering Venezuela

Published 10/12/2018

RIO DE JANEIRO (Reuters) - Brazilian President Michel Temer has signed a decree making official a federal “intervention” in the state of Roraima which borders [more…]

Peru says Uruguay rejected Peruvian ex-president’s asylum request

Peru says Uruguay rejected Peruvian ex-president’s asylum request

Published 03/12/2018

LIMA (Reuters) - Uruguay has rejected a request for asylum from former Peruvian President Alan Garcia, who is currently under investigation in his home country [more…]

UK’s May says ahead of Brexit vote: I will still have a job in two…

UK’s May says ahead of Brexit vote: I will still have a job in two…

Published 03/12/2018

LONDON (Reuters) - British Prime Minister Theresa May said she would still be in her job in two weeks time, downplaying speculation that she might [more…]

Clear we can do trade deal with U.S. after talks with Trump: UK’s May

Clear we can do trade deal with U.S. after talks with Trump: UK’s May

Published 03/12/2018

LONDON (Reuters) - British Prime Minister Theresa May said she had spoken about future trade with U.S. President Donald Trump at last week’s G20 Summit [more…]

U.S. top court snubs environmental challenge to Trump’s border wall

U.S. top court snubs environmental challenge to Trump’s border wall

Published 03/12/2018

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. Supreme Court on Monday rebuffed a challenge by three conservation groups to the authority of President Donald Trump’s administration to [more…]

N.Y. judge strikes down policy tying funds to immigration compliance

N.Y. judge strikes down policy tying funds to immigration compliance

Published 01/12/2018

NEW YORK (Reuters) - The Trump administration cannot compel states and cities to cooperate with federal immigration authorities as a condition for receiving millions of [more…]

Rohingya protest in Bangladesh- launch of repatriation postponed:…

Rohingya protest in Bangladesh- launch of repatriation postponed:…

Published 15/11/2018

COX’S BAZAR, Bangladesh (Reuters) - Hundreds of Rohingya Muslim refugees in Bangladesh protested on Thursday against any attempt to send them back to Myanmar after [more…]

Britain’s Brexit minister Raab quits

Britain’s Brexit minister Raab quits

Published 15/11/2018

LONDON (Reuters) - Britain’s Brexit minister Dominic Raab resigned on Thursday in protest at Prime Minister Theresa May’s deal for leaving the European Union. “I [more…]

Mattis defends Mexico border deployment in first troop visit

Mattis defends Mexico border deployment in first troop visit

Published 15/11/2018

BASE CAMP DONNA, Texas (Reuters) - U.S. Defense Secretary Jim Mattis defended the deployment of thousands of troops to the border with Mexico as he [more…]