EU executive asks UK to inform of next Brexit steps ASAP

World News - 9 hours 55 min ago
The European Commission said Britain must inform the EU executive of its next steps as soon as possible after parliament voted on Saturday to postpone a key vote on a Brexit deal.
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'We are voiceless': Hundreds of thousands protest in London for new Brexit vote

World News - 9 hours 57 min ago
Hundreds of thousands of Britons marched through London on Saturday to demand a new Brexit referendum and celebrated as lawmakers in parliament voted to postpone Britain's departure from the European Union.
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Troops on streets of Chilean capital Santiago after state of emergency announced

World News - 10 hours 6 min ago
Troops were patrolling the streets of the Chilean capital Santiago on Saturday morning, the military confirmed, after President Sebastian Pinera evoked a state of emergency amid a surge in violent protests over a hike in public transport fares.
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New Brexit delay in no one's interest: French diplomatic source

World News - 10 hours 17 min ago
Another delay in Brexit would be in nobody's interest, a French diplomatic source said on Saturday, after UK lawmakers backed a proposal to push back a vote on Prime Minister Boris Johnson's Brexit deal until formal ratification legislation passes.
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UK parliament speaker to rule on Monday if government can put Brexit deal to vote again

World News - 10 hours 20 min ago
The speaker of the House of Commons John Bercow said he would rule on Monday if he will allow the government to put forward a vote on Prime Minister Boris Johnson's Brexit deal.
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Calm reigns in northeast Syria as fragile U.S.-Turkey ceasefire holds

World News - 11 hours 32 min ago
A fragile ceasefire was holding along Turkey's border with Syria on Saturday, two days after President Tayyip Erdogan agreed the truce to allow Kurdish forces time to pull back from Ankara's cross-border assault.
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Erdogan to discuss Syrian deployment in 'safe zone' with Putin next week

World News - 11 hours 33 min ago
Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan said on Saturday he would discuss the deployment of Syrian government forces in a planned "safe zone" in northern Syria during talks with Russia's President Vladimir Putin next week, but warned Ankara would "implement its own plans" if a solution was not reached.
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Demonstrators fill Lebanon's streets in third day of fiery protests

World News - 11 hours 36 min ago
Thousands of demonstrators poured into Lebanon's streets on Saturday for a third day of anti-government protests, directing growing rage at a political elite they blame for driving the country to the economic brink.
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British protesters lampoon the 'Lucifer' of Brexit and his billionaire backers

World News - 11 hours 40 min ago
Anti-Brexit protesters on Saturday used a bizarre array of humor to lampoon Britain's leaders, casting Prime Minister Boris Johnson's chief adviser as a manipulating devil behind a divorce that was the work of a privileged few.
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Brexit day of reckoning: PM Johnson battles further delay

World News - 11 hours 40 min ago
Prime Minister Boris Johnson appealed to lawmakers to back his last-minute Brexit deal in an extraordinary sitting of the British parliament on Saturday after his plans were plunged into chaos by his opponents' moves to derail the legislation.
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Turkish troops ready to continue Syria offensive if truce deal not implemented: minister

World News - 12 hours 4 min ago
Turkish troops in northern Syria are ready to continue their offensive if a deal with Washington to pause the conflict while Kurdish fighters withdraw is not fully implemented, Defence Minister Hulusi Akar said on Saturday.
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Northern Ireland's DUP say they will use every strategy to seek changes to Brexit deal

World News - 12 hours 8 min ago
Northern Ireland's Democratic Unionist Party will use every strategy available to try and get changes to Prime Minister Boris Johnson's Brexit deal, its Brexit spokesman Sammy Wilson said on Saturday.
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Rebel with a cause plots ruin of Johnson's big Brexit day

World News - 12 hours 23 min ago
Fearing Britain could drop out of the European Union without a deal by design or default, one British lawmaker has threatened to deny Prime Minister Boris Johnson his day of Brexit glory by delaying a vote on a last-minute divorce deal.
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Not responsible for PM to threaten 'my deal or no deal': UK lawmaker Letwin

World News - 12 hours 54 min ago
British lawmaker Oliver Letwin said on Saturday it was not responsible for Prime Minister Boris Johnson to threaten a choice between his Brexit deal and a no deal.
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Lebanon's Hezbollah says does not want government to resign

World News - 13 hours 36 min ago
Lebanon's Hezbollah leader Sayyed Hassan Nasrallah said on Saturday that the group was not demanding the government's resignation amid widespread national protests.
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Protests sweep Lebanon as fury at ruling elite grows over economic corruption

World News - 13 hours 38 min ago
Security forces fired tear gas and chased down protesters in Beirut on Friday after tens of thousands of people across Lebanon marched to demand the demise of a political elite they accuse of looting the economy to the point of collapse.
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Britain's Labour to back proposal to withhold support for Brexit deal

World News - 14 hours 25 sec ago
Britain's main opposition Labour Party will support a proposal made by a former Conservative lawmaker to withhold support for Prime Minister Boris Johnson's Brexit deal on Saturday until the formal ratification legislation has been passed by parliament.
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Fate of Japan's imperial dynasty rests on shoulders of 13-year-old

World News - 14 hours 54 min ago
When Japan's youngest prince, Hisahito, visited Bhutan in August on his first overseas trip just months after his uncle Naruhito became emperor, his trip was regarded as the debut of a future monarch on the world stage.
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UK government focused on defeating Letwin amendment: PM Johnson's spokesman

World News - 15 hours 3 min ago
The British government is focused on making sure lawmakers do not back a proposal to withhold support for Prime Minister Boris Johnson's Brexit deal until formal ratification legislation has passed, Johnson's spokesman said on Saturday.
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People should have final say on Brexit - UK's Labour leader Corbyn

World News - 15 hours 50 min ago
Britain's opposition Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn said the people should have the final say on Brexit, adding that his lawmakers would not back Prime Minister Boris Johnson's European Union withdrawal deal.
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