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EU, pushes, Britain, extend, Brexit, talks, over, virus, outbreak

EU pushes Britain to extend Brexit talks over virus outbreak

03 March, 2020 4:12 pm 4:12 pm

BRUSSELS (Reuters) – The European Union expects Britain to seek an extension of its post-Brexit transition period beyond the end of the year, diplomats and officials said on Monday, as negotiations on trade have ground to a halt due to the coronavirus pandemic. Europe has gone into a deep lockdown in a bid to curb … Read More


Homeland, Security, Secretary, Nielsen, resigns, amid, Trump, anger, over, border

US Homeland Security Secretary Nielsen resigns

04 April, 2019 10:04 am 10:04 am

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – US Homeland Security Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen, who oversaw President Donald Trump’s bitterly contested immigration policies during her tumultuous 16-month tenure, resigned on Sunday amid a surge in the number of migrants at the border with Mexico. A senior administration official said Trump asked for Nielsen’s resignation and she gave it. Trump, who … Read More