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Brexit, hangs, balance, EU, doubts, deal, week

Brexit hangs in the balance as EU doubts a deal this week

10 October, 2019 4:05 pm 4:05 pm

LONDON/BRUSSELS (Reuters) – A deal to smooth Britain’s departure from the European Union hung in the balance on Monday after diplomats indicated the bloc wanted more concessions from Prime Minister Boris Johnson and said a full agreement was unlikely this week. As the Brexit maelstrom spins ever faster, Johnson and EU leaders face a tumultuous … Read More

Fate, Hong Kong, protesters, hangs, balance, anger, turns, police

Fate of 24 arrested Hong Kong protesters hangs in balance as anger turns on...

06 June, 2019 5:06 pm 5:06 pm

HONG KONG (Reuters) – Hong Kong protesters have managed to pull off an unlikely victory, forcing the city’s Beijing-appointed leader to suspend an extradition bill that would have allowed individuals to be sent to China for trial. But the victory has come at an uncertain cost for 24 people arrested during the largely peaceful demonstrations, … Read More