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A British-flagged oil tanker Stena Impero which was seized by the Iran's Revolutionary Guard on Friday is photographed in the Iranian port of Bandar Abbas, Saturday, July 20, 2019. The chairman of Britain's House of Commons Foreign Affairs Committee…
Britain is drawing up plans to target Iran with sanctions for its seizing of a British-flagged oil tanker in the Strait off Hormuz, and it may urge European Union to reimpose sanctions lifted in 2016 as part of Tehran’s agreement to curb its nuclear program
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July 21, 2019
FILE - A Lufthansa jet makes its approach to Frankfurt Airport, June 13, 2019, in Frankfurt, Germany.
The German airline has resumed flying to Egypt following a one-day suspension due to safety concerns
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July 21, 2019
In this grab taken from video on Saturday, July 20, 2019 provided by TVI, members of the emergency services try to extinguish the fire, in Vila de Rei, Portugal. Portuguese authorities say 1,000 firefighters are working to contain wildfires that…
Portugal's Civil Protection Agency said the fires broke out Saturday across three fronts in the district of Castelo Branco, 200 kilometers (124 miles) northeast of Lisbon, the capital
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July 21, 2019
British Chancellor of the Exchequer Philip Hammond attends an interview during the G7 finance ministers and central bank governors meeting in Chantilly, near Paris, France, Thursday July 18, 2019. (Pascal Rossignol/Pool via AP)
Hammond almost certain to be removed from office by new leader in any case
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July 21, 2019
TOPSHOT - This image grab taken from a video provided by Iran's Revolutionary Guard official website via SEPAH News on July 20, 2019, allegedly shows Revolutionary Guard Corps boarding the British-flagged tanker Stena Impero in the Strait of Hormuz…
In new audio, Iranian officer told Stena Impero crew: 'You obey, you will be safe'
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July 21, 2019
Voters cast their ballots at a polling station during Ukraine's parliamentary election in Kiev
A distant second, with 11.5% of the vote, was the party of tycoon Viktor Medvedchuk, a close associate of Russian President Vladimir Putin and an advocate of offering autonomy to areas controlled by Russia-backed rebels in eastern Ukraine
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July 21, 2019
(FILES) In this file photo taken on July 06, 2019 A ship approaches supertanker Grace 1 off the coast of Gibraltar on July 6, 2019. Gibraltar police have arrested the Indian captain and chief officer of a seized Iranian tanker suspected of breaching…
British Defense Secretary Penny Mordaunt called the incident a “hostile act”
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By Reuters
July 20, 2019