16 June 2021
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Boris Johnson condemns the army's takeover of power in Myanmar and demands the immediate release of the country's leader
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Foreign Office: Myanmar updated info following state of emergency declared by Myanmar Military
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Britain: We condemn the random arrests of peaceful demonstrators in Russia
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Britain's doors open to Hong Kong's 2.9 million British National Overseas passport holders, and their 2.3 million dependents, today
An explosion has damaged a house in Smetham Gardens, Rochester. Police and firefighters were called earlier to the blast which caused "considerable" damage, Kent Fire and Rescue Service said. It is not yet known what caused it
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The victim, who was known to the offenders, was taken to hospital for treatment for a gunshot wound. Senior investigating officer, Detective Chief Inspector Andy Howard, of the Thames Valley Police Major Crime Unit, said:
Confirmed to @SkyNews SkyNews . Article 16 has been withdrawn by the EU. Statement shortly
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China will 'no longer recognise' UK-issued BNO passport for Hong Kongers
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US Central Command: The US and British navies have concluded exercises with Saudi forces to ensure the security of the region
PSNI: Paramilitary Crime Task Force detectives have seized drugs, a substantial sum of cash and made two arrests during searches in Derry/Londonderry in an operation investigating suspected drugs activity linked to the INLA4 month ago
PSNI: "Paramilitary Crime Task Force detectives have seized drugs, a substantial sum of cash and made two arrests during searches in Derry/Londonderry in an operation investigating suspected drugs activity linked to the INLA"
The Mayor of London @SadiqKhan told MPs and Assembly Members this week that he condemned China's human rights abuses in the strongest possible terms4 month ago
The Mayor of London @SadiqKhan told MPs and Assembly Members this week that he condemned China's human rights abuses "in the strongest possible terms"
Police have just confirmed the man who died after a one-vehicle collision on the Ballybogey Road, Ballymoney last Friday was 23-year-old Mac O'Neill from the Portrush area. The PSNI is continuing to appeal for information on the crash4 month ago
Police have just confirmed the man who died after a one-vehicle collision on the Ballybogey Road, Ballymoney last Friday was 23-year-old Mac O'Neill from the Portrush area. The PSNI is continuing to appeal for information on the crash
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Kent Police have detained a 53-year-old man from Chatham after a suspicious package was sent to a Covid-19 vaccine production plant in north Wales
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In response Foreign Office minister @morton_wendy says govt is "considering all options for further action." Debate follows arrest of opposition leader Alexei Navalny, who has named CFC owner Abramovich - & Usmanov - on list of oligarchs he says should face western sanctions
Defence Secretary @BWallaceMP travelled to Mogadishu today and met Somali president @M_Farmaajo. The pair discussed security cooperation and Britain's efforts to help Somalia build its armed forces to take the fight to Al Shabaab and other terror groups
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Looking on social media it appears users are having problems with eToro, Revolut, Trading 212, Robinhood and other trading platforms. Many reporting that the apps are completely frozen
UK: Police are dealing with an ongoing incident [Suspicious package] in an industrial area where doses of the Oxford-AstraZeneca vaccine are produced and stored, in Wrexham, UK4 month ago
UK: Police are dealing with an ongoing incident [Suspicious package] in an industrial area where doses of the Oxford-AstraZeneca vaccine are produced and stored, in Wrexham, UK
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Prime Minister Boris Johnson will hold a virtual Downing Street news conference later today
A spokesperson for AstraZeneca says the company still plans to join a vaccine call Wednesday evening, contradicting a statement minutes earlier by an European Commission spokeswoman
AstraZeneca: We did not withdraw from the meeting with European officials, but rescheduled it
Drugmaker AstraZeneca pulls out of a call with governments on coronavirus vaccine delays, according to European Union officials
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Johnson: We have done everything possible to reduce the loss of life due to Coronavirus
.@HSBC CEO Noel Quinn is currently grilled by @TomTugendhat of the UK Parliament on the bank's position on the Hong Kong national security law.   He defended HSBC deputy chairman Peter Wong Tung-shun's signing a pro-NSL partition – Quinn said it wasn't a political statement4 month ago
[email protected] CEO Noel Quinn is currently grilled by @TomTugendhat of the UK Parliament on the bank's position on the Hong Kong national security law. He defended HSBC deputy chairman Peter Wong Tung-shun's signing a pro-NSL partition – Quinn said it wasn't a political statement
Ambassador Jonathan Allen: The Assad government needs to communicate seriously with Special Envoy Pederson and with the UN-led peace process and achieving a peaceful settlement of the conflict.
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UK rights group calls for sanctions on modern Hong Kong's 180th 'birthday'
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Police have begun an investigation into potential breaches of Covid19 regulations at the funeral of an IRA veteran in Derry
A gunman who shot a Kinahan cartel target five times faces up to life in prison for attempted murder. James 'Mago' Gately survived a drive-by shooting at a filling station in Dublin in 2017
A gunman who shot a Kinahan cartel target five times faces up to life in prison for attempted murder
UK: Man arrested in Birmingham on suspicion of terrorism offences
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Britain strongly condemns the attempt to launch missile attacks on Riyadh
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