Map. History of UK conflict

22 November 2019
1 month ago
A Government official says Prime Minister Boris Johnson has spoken to the Queen following the Supreme Court ruling that the suspension of Parliament was unlawful
U.S. Defense Secretary Esper: In the last week, I talked with each of my counterparts from the UK, France and Germany about Iran. The consensus is clear - Iran is responsible for the extraordinary attack on Saudi Arabia
1 month ago
A man has died after he was stabbed at Hillingdon London Underground station, British Transport Police has said.
Working closely with @BorisJohnson "on a magnificent new trade deal," says @POTUS in UNGA address
1 month ago
Owner of UK-flagged Stena Impero says the tanker and crew are still detained at an Iranian port despite claims by Iran the ship is free to leave. "We continue to work hard to secure the release of the crew and vessel," Erik Hanell, President and CEO, Stena Bulk, said
1 month ago
Number 10 sources are confirming that the PM will fly home tonight after his speech to the United Nations
PM Johnson calls for elections after the Supreme Court's decision refused to suspend the work of the British Parliament
Nicola Sturgeon closes her statement on the Supreme Court ruling with a nod to indyref2 - she says Scotland should not "remain at the whim of an extreme, out of touch, lawbreaking UK"
Johnson: 'As the law stands we will leave on October 31 with or without a deal'. Reporter: 'No, as the law stands we cannot leave on October 31 unless parliament approves a deal'. Johnson: 'We will leave on October 31'
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Downing Street sources say the Prime Minister will not resign following the Supreme Court judgment
Prime Minister Boris Johnson says he "strongly disagrees" with the Supreme Court judgment but adds "this is a verdict that we will respect"
British Prime Minister Boris Johnson says he will abide by the Supreme Court's decision on the illegal suspension of parliament
Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn. Liberal Democrat leader Jo Swinson and Scotland's First Minister Nicola Sturgeon call for Prime Minister Boris Johnson to resign
1 month ago
German Economy Minister Peter Altmaier said a decision will be made "in the next few days" on whether to grant a bridging loan to German charter airline Condor, one of many companies impacted by the collapse of parent company Thomas Cook
1 month ago
Ian Blackford SNP leader in Commons says he's spoken to the speaker John Bercow in the past few mins (Bercow called him) Parliament will be back tomorrow - 1130
The pound rose after Britain's top judges dealt an unprecedented legal rebuke to Prime Minister Boris Johnson1 month ago
The pound rose after Britain's top judges dealt an unprecedented legal rebuke to Prime Minister Boris Johnson
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Labour leader Corbyn calls PM Johnson to resign
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Bercow: 'In reaching their conclusion, they have vindicated the right and duty of Parliament to meet at this crucial time to scrutinise the executive and hold Ministers to account.'
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John Bercow, Speaker of the House of Commons, said: "I welcome the Supreme Court's judgement that the prorogation of Parliament was unlawful.'
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Supreme Court judgement - "parliament has not been prorogued". It's for Speaker and parliament to decide what to do next - "they can take immediate steps to enable each house to meet as soon as possible."
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Britain's Supreme Court: Johnson's decision to suspend parliament is illegal
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Lady Hale: "The effect on the fundamentals of our democracy was extreme. No justification has been put before the court"
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Power to prorogue is unlawful "if its effect is preventing ability of parliament to carry out constitutional functions. Without reasonable justifications"
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Lady Hale: 11 justices convened because of the 'importance of the case' and the judgement is 'unanimous'
British ship Stena Impero today morning before it set off on its return journey to international waters1 month ago
British ship Stena Impero today morning before it set off on its return journey to international waters
EU's Chief Brexit negotiator Michel Barnier says he sees no reason for optimism that EU and Britain can find solution to question of Irish backstop
1 month ago
The National Crime Agency has said it has found "no evidence that any criminal offences have been committed" after the Electoral Commission referred allegations against Leave.EU and businessman Arron Banks
2 month ago
UK Foreign Office: The Stina Impero and its crew are still being held in Iran
2 month ago
UK Foreign Office: We continue to call on Iran to immediately release the detained tanker
2 month ago
Sussex Police says a 20-year-old man has been arrested on suspicion of attempted murder after two police officers and another man were struck by a Mercedes-Benz saloon "at speed" on the A259 at Littlehampton last night
Prime Minister @BorisJohnson: "The UK is attributing responsibility with a very high degree of probability to Iran for the Aramco attacks"
2 month ago
Ofcom launches four investigations into impartiality of Hong Kong protests coverage on CGTN, the Chinese state news network establishing large new hub in West London. These are in addition to ongoing investigations into the broadcast of forced confessions on CGTN
Iranian government spokesman says legal steps completed for release of Stena Impero, does not know release timing
Iranian government spokesman: We do not know the date of release of the British oil tanker
2 month ago
The head of Turkey's Hoteliers Federation has told news agency Reuters the collapse of tourism agency Thomas Cook means Turkey could see 600,000 to 700,000 fewer tourists annually adding there are currently 45,000 tourists in Turkey that travelled from Europe with Thomas Cook
2 month ago
Iran frees British oil tanker two months after detention
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Thomas Cook says there are roughly 140,000 holidaymakers currently travelling with its German subsidiaries amid the tour operator company's collapse into compulsory liquidation
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Greece's Tourism Minister Haris Theocharis says around 50,000 Thomas Cook customers are currently in Greece and around 22,000 of them are expected to be flown home over the next three days after the tour operator company collapsed into compulsory liquidation
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Manchester Airport train station evacuated in Britain and train and metro traffic suspended after suspicious package found
Spanish airports operator Aena says 46 flights operated by Thomas Cook have been cancelled after the tour operator company collapsed into compulsory liquidation
2 month ago
British police: Man arrested on suspicion of carrying bomb near Manchester Airport
2 month ago
Johnson refuses to rule out military action amid Saudi Arabia drone attacks
Last of the ThomasCook flights to get airborne, heading back in to Manchester
Spain will remove rights from British citizens after Brexit if Spaniards living in the UK do not receive equal treatment. Foreign minister Borrell: "Reciprocity cannot be guaranteed in half-measures – it is either there, or it isn't"
2 month ago
Boris Johnson says Thomas Cook requested £150m of public money; but that bailing out would have set up "moral hazard" in case of other companies facing financial difficulties
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