• United Kingdom to set out more details of Brexit plans on Tuesday: minister

    United Kingdom to set out more details of Brexit plans on Tuesday: minister

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    Mr Raab said he and the PM discussed "what we do to make sure we have the optimum arrangements - one team, one negotiation, clear chain of command - that would put us in the very best professional position to get the best deal". The 38-page white paper sets out plans for an EU (Withdrawal Agreement) Bill to be brought forward after Parliament has approved a deal reached during ongoing negotiations in Brussels , to ensure its implementation in time for the 29 March 2019 date of Brexit.
  • "We're Ready To Make A Real Deal": Trump On Iran Nuclear Agreement

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    The official Iranian response to Trump's tweet has been muted, though we can expect a more robust response from the Revolutionary Guards and the supreme leader in due course. But, if anything, it at least concerns them a great deal. The worry is that in any discussions, the emphasis on the regime's corruption and abuse would be lost.
  • Pakistan set for historic election amid charges of army meddling

    Pakistan set for historic election amid charges of army meddling

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    The Election Commission of Pakistan (ECP) was also criticised for deploying the army both inside and outside polling stations. In all, 85,307 polling stations have been set up across the country. "The bottom line is that experiment 2018 will fail just like all previous experiments", he said, referring to the uneasy relations between the elected government and the military establishment in the past.
  • Israel Helps Rescue Humanitarian Workers From Syria

    Israel Helps Rescue Humanitarian Workers From Syria

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    The Syrian government is now accusing those remaining of collaborating with Israel and threatening that they "will be executed" for their dealings with the country that Syria has long warred with. The French statement read in part, "Due to extensive global mobilization, a group of White Helmets and their families could leave Syria today, where there was a real danger to their safety".
  • Coast Guard to raise sunken duck boat

    Coast Guard to raise sunken duck boat

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    Brandei Clifton, public information officer at Cox Health in Branson, said that of the people she knew of being treated at the hospital, three are adults and three are under 18. Waves crashed over her face, but in between swallowing water she was able to scream out "Help!" while waving her hands. Questions remain about why the boat was in the water, despite forecasts and a warning of a potentially violent storm.
  • Trump and Rouhani trade angry threats

    Trump and Rouhani trade angry threats

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    As CNN's New Day covered President Donald Trump's explosive late-night tweet threatening Iran, the morning show concluded: this is a means to distract from his bad week. Since the warning was issued, more than 85,000 tweets using the president's comments have been made - and part of Trump's statement has been among Twitter's top global trends.