Irish Prime Minister Leo Varadkar says all schools and colleges will close from 6pm Thursday until March 29
Dominic Raab says "we must find those responsible" for the rocket attack in Iraq that killed one Brit and two Americans last night. He has spoken with US counterpart Pompeo and says they agree "it is essential to defend against these deplorable acts. We must see action."
Pompeo: Today's deadly attack on Iraq's Camp Taji military base will not be tolerated. @DominicRaab and I agree – those responsible must be held accountable
"We will be suspending all travel from Europe to the United States for 30 days," effective Friday at midnight, announces @POTUS
Iraq Joint Operations Command statement on attack on Taji military base tonight which killed 2 Americans & one Briton: "This attack is a very serious security challenge and a hostile act."
spox confirms 2 US troops, 1 coalition troop killed in rocket attack on Camp Taji in Iraq. 12 others - including US and coalition troops & a contractor - injured
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2 US troops & 1 British national are believed to be killed in a rocket attack by suspected Iran backed militias on Iraq's Taji military camp north of Baghdad
British Ministry of Defence: "We can confirm we are aware of an incident involving UK service personnel at Camp Taji, Iraq. An investigation is underway, it would be inappropriate to comment further at this time."
NHS England says eighth patient has died in the UK after testing positive for COVID-19
The Department of Health in the Republic of Ireland says a patient who tested positive for COVID-19 has died
Britain: allocating 30 billion pounds to face the consequences of the Coronavirus epidemics
A Downing Street source says Prime Minister Boris Johnson has no coronavirus symptoms so there is no need for him to have a test
Downing Street says Chancellor Rishi Sunak told the Cabinet that his Budget measures on COVID-19 "will make the UK one of the best-placed economies in the world to manage the potential impact of the virus"
A Foreign Office spokesperson says it is supporting the family of a British woman who has died in Indonesia and are in contact with local authorities
The U.K. economy failed to grow in January, adding to the case for the Bank of England's emergency rate cut Wednesday
British Airways cancels all flights to and from Italy today
The Department of Health in the Republic of Ireland has confirmed a new case of coronavirus taking the total number of cases to 19
: ..I want to thank Acting Chief Mick Mulvaney for having served the Administration so well. He will become the United States Special Envoy for Northern Ireland. Thank you
The Department of Health has confirmed a patient with underlying health issues being treated at Milton Keynes University hospital has become the second person in the UK to die from Covid-19
British Airways says Public Health England has confirmed two members of BA staff have tested positive for COVID-19 coronavirus
Reports say a second person in the UK has died after testing positive for COVID-19
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Two men have been arrested after a suspicious device was found in a car in Luton, Bedfordshire
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Two teenagers have been arrested on suspicion of attacking a student on Jonathan Mok on Oxford Street who was told: "We don't want your coronavirus in our country."
Sky News understands a British man who travelled from London to Hong Kong to Bangkok has tested positive for COVID-19 in Thailand
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Oil in London has collapsed below $50 a barrel
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The UK added 30 new COVID19 cases, bringing the total number of cases to 115. The country also added one new death. The patient is an elderly who have other pre-existing illness
UK Defense Minister said UK will continue working together with US as it pivots to Asia-Pacific and doesn't take China threats lightly
Lebanon health ministry - new coronavirus case confirmed bringing toll to 16 - woman who was in UK
HSBC evacuates its London research department after an employee tests positive for the coronavirus
Prime Minister Boris Johnson's spokesman says the Government will not need to ask the EU for an extension of the Brexit transition period due to COVID-19