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UK not standing up to Brussels bullies, says Raab

Former Brexit Secretary Dominic Raab has criticized the government’s “lack of political will and resolve” in dealing with the European Union. Mr. Raab, who quit on Thursday over the Brexit deal, told the Sunday Times the UK [Read more]

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Khashoggi murder: CIA ‘blames Saudi prince’

The CIA believes that Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman ordered the murder of journalist Jamal Khashoggi, according to US media reports. Sources close to the agency said it had assessed the evidence in detail. [Read more]

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South Africa’s Internal Affairs minister resigns

Embattled South African minister for Home Affairs, Malusi Gigaba has resigned his cabinet position, according to a statement from the country’s presidency. Gigaba has been under pressure to quit his cabinet position, following a court [Read more]

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Poland independence celebrations.

A march in Poland to celebrate the centenary of the country’s independence has been overshadowed by a decision to allow far-right groups to participate. Nationalists were among thousands of people to join celebrations in the [Read more]

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French president Macron urges world leaders to reject nationalism

French President Emmanuel Macron has urged world leaders marking the centenary of the World War One Armistice to reject nationalism. Addressing leaders in Paris – including US President Donald Trump and Russian President Vladimir Putin [Read more]

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Prince Charles meets President Buhari in Abuja

Britain’s Prince Charles and the Duchess of Cornwall, Camilla arrived in Nigeria on Tuesday on the third and final leg of their Africa tour. The royal pair who are in Nigeria on three-day businesses and [Read more]

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South African interior minister Gigaba to resign over sex scandals

South Africa’s embattled Home Affairs minister, Malusi Gigaba has defied calls to resign, following repeated scandals in his professional and personal life. Gigaba, who spoke to the privately owned television channel, eNCA, addressed the issue [Read more]

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19 killed in anti-Coptic attack.

Nineteen jihadists allegedly linked to the anti-Coptic attack that killed seven people on Friday in Minya, central Egypt, were killed in an exchange of “Gunshots” with the police, the Interior Ministry announced on Sunday. The [Read more]

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France,China congratulates cameroon’s Biiya ahead of swearing in

President-elect of Cameroon, Paul Biya, is set to be sworn in on Friday, November 2, state-run CRTV reported earlier this week. The swearing in will take place before a joint sitting of the legislature in the capital, [Read more]

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Arron Banks referred to National Crime Agency investigations.

The National Crime Agency is investigating Arron Banks and his Leave.EU campaign for alleged offences committed at the 2016 EU referendum. Banks and another senior campaign figure, Liz Bilney, were referred to the agency by [Read more]