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FILE PHOTO: WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange is seen as he leaves a police station in London, Britain April 11, 2019. REUTERS/Peter Nicholls GENEVA (Reuters) – The United Nations human rights office on Friday urged judicial authorities to ensure that Wikileaks founder Julian Assange, currently in British custody and the subject of an extradition request from
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FILE PHOTO: German Economy Minister Peter Altmaier attends the weekly cabinet meeting in Berlin, Germany, April 10, 2019. REUTERS/Hannibal Hanschke BERLIN (Reuters) – The latest European Union decision to grant Britain a further Brexit extension shows that European leaders are able to find a common solution, Germany’s Economy Minister Peter Altmaier said on Friday. “In
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BRUSSELS (Reuters) – European Union leaders gave Britain six more months to leave the bloc, more than Prime Minister Theresa May says she needs but less than many in the bloc wanted, thanks to fierce resistance from France. The summit deal in Brussels in the early hours of Thursday meant Britain will not crash out
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BRUSSELS (Reuters) – European Union leaders agreed to grant British Prime Minister Theresa May a new Brexit deadline of Oct. 31, diplomats told Reuters after French President Emmanuel Macron opposed summit efforts to give her another year. Summit chair Donald Tusk tweeted that an extension had been agreed but gave no details as he went
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BRUSSELS (Reuters) – European Union leaders will grant Prime Minister Theresa May a second delay to Britain’s fraught exit at an emergency summit on Wednesday but will argue over how long and on what terms. French President Emmanuel Macron was pushing to withhold any commitment to extend Friday’s deadline much beyond elections to the European
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BRUSSELS (Reuters) – European Union leaders will grant Prime Minister Theresa May a second delay to Brexit at an emergency summit on Wednesday but will argue over how long and on what terms as they struggle to end Britain’s troublesome membership. Britain’s Prime Minister Theresa May leaves Downing Street in London, Britain April 10, 2019.
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BRUSSELS (Reuters) – The European Union will grant Prime Minister Theresa May a second delay to Brexit at an emergency summit on Wednesday but the bloc’s leaders are likely to demand she accepts a longer extension with conditions. FILE PHOTO: British Prime Minister Theresa May leaves after a meeting with French President Emmanuel Macron to
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Britain’s opposition Labour Party leader Jeremy Corbyn leaves his home, as Brexit uncertainty continues, in London, Britain April 8, 2019. REUTERS/Simon Dawson (Reuters) – Britain’s Labour Party leader Jeremy Corbyn met Northern Irish Democratic Unionist Party (DUP)’s deputy leader Nigel Dodds, the DUP’s lawmaker Sammy Wilson on Tuesday as part of the opposition party’s talks
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PARIS/BERLIN/BRUSSELS (Reuters) – European Union leaders will grant Prime Minister Theresa May a second delay to Brexit but they could demand she accepts a much longer extension as France pushed for conditions to limit Britain’s ability to undermine the bloc. In a sign of just how far the three-year Brexit crisis has sapped British power,
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LONDON (Reuters) – British Prime Minister Theresa May will meet German Chancellor Angela Merkel and French President Emmanuel Macron on Tuesday to argue for a Brexit delay while her ministers hold crisis talks with Labour to try to break the deadlock in London. Britain’s Prime Minister Theresa May arrives at church, as Brexit turmoil continues,
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LONDON (Reuters) – Britain’s House of Lords approved legislation on Monday that will give parliament the power to scrutinise and even change Prime Minister Theresa May’s request that the European Union agree to delay Brexit until June 30. FILE PHOTO: Anti-Brexit protester Steve Bray demonstrates outside the Houses of Parliament in London, Britain, April 3, 2019. REUTERS/Hannah
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LONDON (Reuters) – Britain proposed new online safety laws on Monday that would slap penalties on social media companies and technology firms if they fail to protect their users from harmful content. FILE PHOTO: Facebook logo is reflected in glasses in this picture illustration taken April 1, 2019. REUTERS/Akhtar Soomro/File Photo Easy access to damaging
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LONDON (Reuters) – Britain proposed new online safety laws on Monday that would slap penalties on social media companies and technology firms if they fail to protect their users from harmful content. FILE PHOTO: Facebook logo is reflected in glasses in this picture illustration taken April 1, 2019. REUTERS/Akhtar Soomro/File Photo Easy access to damaging
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LONDON (Reuters) – Productions about gay men in New York City, friendship after the Sept. 11 attacks and love in Mississippi dominated Britain’s prestigious Olivier Awards for best theater on Sunday. Britain’s Camilla, Duchess of Cornwall talks to Kyle Soller, winner of the best actor award, after attending the Olivier Awards at the Royal Albert
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