7 December 2021
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"And we hope that our friends may recognise that a choice is shortly coming between mainlining ever more Russian hydrocarbons in giant new pipelines and sticking up Ukraine and championing the cause of peace and stability, let me put it that way," said @BorisJohnson
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"It is because we have a commitment to democracy and freedom that is shared now across the vast mass of the European continent. And when our Poland friends asked for our help to deal with a contrived crisis on their border with Belarus, we were quick to respond," said @BorisJohnson
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Prime Minister Johnson tonight: "When we say that we support the sovereignty and integrity of Ukraine that is not because we want to be adversarial to Russia, or that we want in some way strategically to encircle or undermine that great country," said @BorisJohnson
Russia have conducted an anti-satellite missile test.  Defence Secretary @BWallaceMP has condemned this activity3 week ago
Russia have conducted an anti-satellite missile test. Defence Secretary @BWallaceMP has condemned this activity
Counter-terrorism police say they "strongly believe" the suspect who died when an improvised device exploded in a taxi outside the Women's Hospital in Liverpool on Remembrance Sunday is 32-year-old Emad Al Swealmeen
The Minister for Foreign Affairs has said contracts between Irish aircraft leasing companies and the Belarusian national carrier will be hit by a fresh round of sanctions agreed by European Union foreign ministers against the Lukashenka government
Police have now carried out a controlled explosion as part of investigation into the Liverpool attack, ITV News understands
A man found with a gunshot wound to the head in Dublin last week has died. Gardaí say his death is "as yet unexplained" and a postmortem will be carried out tomorrow
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DefSec Ben Wallace says treatment of migrants in Belarus is a "tragedy and disgrace " and "unacceptable hybrid destabilising " activity
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Ben Wallace just confirmed in House of Commons that he's travelling to Poland "this week" to discuss with his counterpart Russia/Belarus situation. Says what's happening is a "tragedy" and "disgrace in way they have treated vulnerable people"
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The Joint Terrorism Analysis Centre (JTAC), based at MI5's headquarters in London, sets the threat level. It was reduced to "substantial" from "severe" in February
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The UK's terrorism threat level has been increased to its second highest level of "severe" from "substantial" following two terrorist incidents within a month, @pritipatel says
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Plane that crashed on Wexford beach lost engine power after appearing to suffer from fuel loss
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Boris Johnson will convene a meeting of the U.K.'s emergency committee Cobra after police declared a blast in Liverpool a terrorist incident
British police: We arrested 4 people even in connection with the Liverpool bombing
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British Prime Minister: Investigations are continuing into a car explosion in Liverpool and it is too early to judge
UK: 3 men arrested in car blast investigation outside Liverpool Women's Hospital, North West Counter Terrorism Police say
Officers in Merseyside have arrested three men - aged 29, 26 & 21 - in the Kensington area of Liverpool under the Terrorism Act. Counter Terrorism Police North West is continuing to work closely with colleagues at @MerseyPolice as our investigation continues at pace
Taxi explodes outside Women's Hospital in Liverpool, England, killing 1 person; counter-terrorism police investigating
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Prime Minister Boris Johnson is expected to host a Downing Street news conference alongside COP26 President Alok Sharma at 5pm
"There is accountability built in to what happened here in Glasgow," says @ClimateEnvoy, speaking to reporters after COP26 concludes
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UK has today scrambled @RoyalAirForce fast jets from RAF Lossiemouth & Coningsby (+ all important refuelling Voyager) to intercept & escort 2 x Russian long-range strategic bomber aircraft (Tu160 Blackjack) "approaching the UK area of interest"
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British Defense Ministry: A small team of UK Armed Forces personnel have deployed following an agreement with the Polish Government to explore how we can provide engineering support to address the ongoing situation at the Belarus border
Typhoons & F-35B's joined by a Voyager aircraft have taken part in a mass air exercise with @usairforce, closing the Bomber Task Force season. The aircraft joined US F-15s and B-Lancers during a Bomber Task Force mission in the North Sea region3 week ago
Typhoons & F-35B's joined by a Voyager aircraft have taken part in a mass air exercise with @usairforce, closing the Bomber Task Force season. The aircraft joined US F-15s and B-Lancers during a Bomber Task Force mission in the North Sea region
Officers from the Paramilitary Crime Task Force (PCTF) investigating the suspected violent criminal activity linked to North Antrim UDA in Coleraine, have arrested two men both aged 53 under the Terrorism Act
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Six teenagers were arrested this morning by specialist detectives investigating a drive-by shooting in Chingford where two 17 year olds were targeted
Metro bus evening services are to resume in Belfast after they were suspended over safety concerns. Two buses have been burned out in loyalist areas in the last 10 days in attacks linked to protests against Brexit's Northern Ireland Protocol
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Lord Frost says it would be a “massive and disproportionate retaliation'' if the EU suspended the Brexit trade deal”
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Russian Ministry of Defense states that Russian radars tracked U2 spy plane, launched from British soil, over Ukraine yesterday
A man and woman and two young children (aged 5 and 10) have escaped injury after a shooting incident in East Belfast. Police say a single shotgun was fired through the front door of a house in the Tower Court area shortly after 10.25pm last night
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