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 Britain's Prime Minister Boris Johnson speaks during the first meeting of the National Policing Board at the Home Office in London, July 31, 2019.
British currency plunges as Brexit no-deal fears grow
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Thu, 08/01/2019 - 04:43
FILE - A Russian construction worker in Portovaya Bay, some 170 km (106 miles) north-west from St. Petersburg, Russia, during a ceremony marking the start of Nord Stream pipeline construction.
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US legislators in both chambers largely oppose development ofNord Stream 2, as does White House
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Wed, 07/31/2019 - 23:44
Supporters for Britain's opposition Labour Party leader Jeremy Corbyn hold placards during a rally calling for a general election in London, July 25, 2019.
The Community Security Trust said it had recorded 892 incidents, an increase of 10% from the year-ago period and a record for the January to June period
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By Reuters
Wed, 07/31/2019 - 21:55
Britain's Prime Minister Boris Johnson, accompanied by local farmer Ingrid Shervington, holds a chicken during his visit to rally support for his farming plans post-Brexit, in Wales, July 30, 2019.
The vote for a parliament seat could cut the prime minister’s majority to one
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By Reuters
Wed, 07/31/2019 - 21:36
FILE - A$AP Rocky performs "I'm Not the Only One" with Sam Smith, not pictured, during the 42nd American Music Awards in Los Angeles, Nov. 23, 2014.
We don't want any more problems, Rocky testified in court
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Wed, 07/31/2019 - 21:00
In this July 21, 2019 photo, an aerial view shows a speedboat of Iran's Revolutionary Guard moving around the British-flagged oil tanker Stena Impero which was seized in the Strait of Hormuz by the Guard, in the Iranian port of Bandar Abbas.
United States had asked Germany to join France and Britain in a mission to secure shipping through the strait,  the narrow maritime passage through which international tankers transport at least a fifth of the world's crude oil supply
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Wed, 07/31/2019 - 19:46
FILE - Russian President Vladimir Putin, left, shakes hands with Serbian President Aleksandar Vucic in Belgrade, Serbia, Jan. 17, 2019.
EU acknowledges Hungary's violation of EU sanctions, but calls enforcement 'responsibility of EU member states'
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Wed, 07/31/2019 - 16:38