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Britain's Prime Minister Boris Johnson delivers a statement to lawmakers inside a crowded House of Commons in London, Oct. 19, 2019. At a rare weekend session, Johnson implored legislators to ratify a last-minute Brexit deal he struck with EU leaders.
PM was required to ask for a Brexit extension beyond Oct. 31 until the end of January after he missed a deadline on Saturday to secure backing for a deal in Parliament or support from lawmakers for leaving without a deal
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Sat, 10/19/2019 - 06:42
A man and two boys sit on belongings at the back of a truck as they flee Ras al-Ayn, Syria, Oct. 9, 2019, with smoke billowing in the background during a Turkish offensive.
Turkish forces trigger a humanitarian upheaval, and border agents in the southern US state of Arizona find dozens of people stashed among boxes of produce in a refrigerated truck
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Fri, 10/18/2019 - 19:34
This Oct. 6, 2019, photo shows the house of Mykola Zlochevsky, near Kyiv, Ukraine, owner of the gas company Burisma that hired…
Experts say Trump administration had well-established procedures to seek help with investigation of energy company linked to Hunter Biden
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Fri, 10/18/2019 - 18:21
This picture taken on October 18, 2019 from the Turkish side of the border at Ceylanpinar district in Sanliurfa shows fire and…
Pause was aimed at ending Turkish military operation against Syrian Kurdish militias as disputes over the deal grow
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Fri, 10/18/2019 - 18:02
Britain's Prime Minister Boris Johnson leaves the European Council after the Brexit-dominated European Union leaders summit in…
Crucial Northern Ireland lawmakers indicate they will vote against the deal
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Fri, 10/18/2019 - 15:46
Russian journalist Yulia Yuzik is seen on a photo from her Facebook page.
In interviews with VOA Russian and other outlets since returning to Russia on Oct. 10, Yulia Yuzik said her one-week detention earlier this month was revenge for social media postings
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Fri, 10/18/2019 - 15:08
Christine Lagarde, the next president of the European Central Bank, speaks to the European Parliament's Economic and Monetary…
Former International Monetary Fund managing director will replace Mario Draghi, who has served as ECB president since 2011
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Fri, 10/18/2019 - 13:11