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Britain’s Liberal Democrats leader Jo Swinson leaves BBC studios in London, Britain, September 15, 2019. REUTERS/Peter Nicholls LONDON (Reuters) – The Liberal Democrats party on Sunday toughened its anti-Brexit stance, formally adopting a policy to cancel leaving the European Union if it wins power at a national election. The party holds just 18 seats in
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FILE PHOTO: Britain’s Prime Minister Boris Johnson visits West Yorkshire Police Training and Development Centre, with Home Secretary Priti Patel and West Yorkshire Police Chief constable John Robins, near Wakefield, Britain September 5, 2019. Danny Lawson/PA Wire/Pool via REUTERS LONDON (Reuters) – British Prime Minister Boris Johnson is fully committed to reaching a Brexit deal
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FILE PHOTO: Britain’s Secretary of State for Exiting the European Union Stephen Barclay walks outside Downing Street in London, Britain, September 5, 2019. REUTERS/Simon Dawson LONDON (Reuters) – Britain is making progress towards a Brexit deal but significant work remains to be done, Brexit minister Stephen Barclay told Sky News on Sunday. “There’s been a
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FILE PHOTO: British Prime Minister Boris Johnson marks London International Shipping Week in London, Britain September 12, 2019. Johnson is pushing for a snap election. Daniel Leal-Olivas/Pool via REUTERS/File Photo LONDON (Reuters) – British Prime Minister Boris Johnson said huge progress had been made on resolving the Northern Irish backstop sticking point in Brexit talks,
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FILE PHOTO: Conservative politician Sam Gyimah speaks during a People’s Vote press conference at the National Institute of Economic and Social Research in London, Britain May 9, 2019. REUTERS/Henry Nicholls/File Photo LONDON (Reuters) – Former Conservative minister Sam Gyimah has joined the pro-European Union Liberal Democrat party, barely a week after being expelled from the
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FILE PHOTO: European Commissioner for Agriculture and Rural Development Phil Hogan attends a news conference with Spain’s Agriculture Minister Luis Planas in Madrid, Spain, June 25, 2018. REUTERS/Susana Vera/File Photo DUBLIN (Reuters) – The European Union’s incoming trade commissioner Phil Hogan on Friday said he saw “some cause for optimism” about a breakthrough in negotiations
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(Reuters) – One of Facebook’s third-party fact-checkers accused Britain’s governing Conservative Party on Friday of misrepresenting a BBC News article in its ads on the social media platform. FILE PHOTO: Silhouettes of laptop users are seen next to a screen projection of Facebook logo in this picture illustration taken March 28, 2018. REUTERS/Dado Ruvic/Illustration UK
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LONDON (Reuters) – Gibraltar has extended port facilities to be able to handle more ships carrying goods as part of contingency plans if Britain leaves the European Union without an agreement, the British territory’s maritime minister said on Friday. FILE PHOTO – The Union Jack, the Gibraltarian flags and the European Union flag are seen
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