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Officials at London’s Heathrow Airport recently seized nearly $5 million worth of gold bars that are believed to be linked to drug cartels thriving in South America.
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The UK has been indecisive regarding its allowance of Chinese telecoms giant Huawei access to its 5G infrastructure network. Britain has found itself caught up in the trade war between the US and China, where the US has imposed tariffs and restricted purchases from Chinese companies on the basis of "national security".
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On 27 January 1968, during the exercises of the French fleet, the French submarine “La Minerve” disappeared in the Mediterranean with 52 people on board.
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Liberal Democrat leader Vince Cable announced in March that he would make way for a successor following the UK local elections. Jo Swinson and Ed Davey subsequently became the candidates to replaced him. He confirmed his departure date as the 23rd of June following the announcement of Prime Minister Theresa May’s resignation.
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MOSCOW (Sputnik) - Italy's Lega party will "not take no for an answer" regarding the issue of autonomy for Lombardy and Veneto, Matteo Salvini, the Italian deputy prime minister and the Lega leader, announced on Monday.
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The day before, the Foreign Office stated that UK Foreign Secretary Jeremy Hunt had spoken to his French and German counterparts over Iran's seizure of the UK-flagged tanker in the Gulf.
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Earlier, after the detention of a British-flagged tanker by Iran's Revolutionary Guards on Friday, UK media announced that the Royal Navy would be beefing up its military presence in the Persian Gulf with the deployment of marines and a nuclear-powered submarine.
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Police in Paris are already investigating the incident which took place late last week, when Prince Emanuel-Philibert of Savoy along with his wife and two children were out of their apartment in the French capital.
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Last week, German Chancellor Angela Merkel denied during a press conference in Berlin, rumours about her health issues, adding that she was capable of carrying out her job.
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A man who triggered a huge police investigation in the UK after he alleged MPs and other prominent people had run a paedophile ring has been found guilty. Carl Beech, a 50-year-old former NHS manager, was convicted of 12 charges of perverting the course of justice and one of fraud.
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In recent years, the Nordic nation has seen an upward trend in robberies, with 2018 becoming a new peak.
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According to Le Parisien, the gendarmes of the Republican Guard spotted a man on CCTV as he was climbing the wall of the National Assembly's building to remove a tricolour flag. When the thief climbed down, they apprehended him and took the flag.
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Johnson slammed the UK civil service for making the “simple” Brexit process more complicated, writing that the UK only needed to rediscover its “sense of mission”.
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 In April 2018, The Times reported a rape allegation had been made against Elphicke in November 2017 at the height of the Westminster sex scandal, but police had not informed him of it for about five months.
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UK's Minister of State for Europe and the Americas Alan Duncan has resigned, a statement issued by the country's Foreign Office says.
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On 22 July eight years ago, Anders Behring Breivik bombed the Norwegian government quarter in Oslo and attacked the Labour Party's summer camp on Utøya Island, killing a total of 77 people.
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The statement comes as UK Prime Minister Theresa May is preparing to chair an emergency security meeting on London’s possible response to Iran's seizure of a British-flagged tanker in the Strait of Hormuz over what Tehran described as a breach of international maritime regulations.
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Previous studies have indicated researchers' penchant for lesser left-wing parties at the expense of the right-wing parties, suggesting a left-wing slant in research on immigration issues.
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KIEV, July 21 (Sputnik) - The Servant of the People party of Ukrainian President Vladimir Zelensky leads the parliamentary vote with 43.9 per cent of the vote, the national exit poll published Sunday shows.
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LONDON (Sputnik) - The UK Permanent Mission to the United Nations has submitted a letter on Sunday to the UN Secretary-General and Security Council President with a "factual update" on the incident with the UK-flagged oil tanker Stena Impero seized by Iran in the Strait of Hormuz and called upon Tehran to release the vessel.
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Senior Irish politicians and diplomats held talks with at least two of Boris Johnson's cabinet allies in recent days, Reuters reported, citing the Sunday Times newspaper. The European Union is secretly pushing Johnson to create a new Brexit plan in a bid to avoid a no-deal divorce with the United Kingdom, according to local media.
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On 6 July, a set of diplomatic cables authored by the British envoy to Washington DC was leaked by The Daily Mail, revealing unflattering descriptions of US President Donald Trump. The ensuing diplomatic scandal led to the resignation of the envoy, Sir Kim Darroch.
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The Moonshot CVE has reportedly gained solid experience in techniques and technology to identify the potential risk that a netizen is being radicalized. The new challenge for the UK-based company is tackling a spread of anti-vaccination theories, The Guardian reported.
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Outgoing UK Prime Minister Theresa May will hold a meeting of Britain's emergencies committee on Monday to discuss Iran's seizure of a UK-flagged oil tanker, AFP reported, citing Theresa May's office.
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Rapper and artist ASAP Rocky is currently being held in a Swedish jail after being accused of assault after a conflict broke out between himself and another man in Stockholm in June.
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Aysha became the first contender of Muslim heritage to win the Miss Lancashire title, and is currently competing with some 50 ladies in the Miss England pageant.
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The new Conservative Party leader (and Britain’s next prime minister) will be announced on Tuesday, 23 July. Boris Johnson is widely tipped as the favourite to replace Theresa May, and he has one crucial task – to take Britain out of the European Union.
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The chancellor has been in a feud with Conservative Party leadership contender Boris Johnson amid the latter's promises to leave the European Union without a deal on October 31 if necessary.
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Robinson, 36, is serving time in a London prison for filming defendants in a child grooming trial despite a reporting ban. Robinson has repeatedly criticised the British establishment and asked US President Donald Trump for asylum last week, saying that his country has “fallen”.
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The tanker was captured at a time when the United Kingdom remains without a clear leader. The next prime minister will be announced on Tuesday, and whoever assumes the job will find himself in an extremely volatile situation.
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The UK mission to the United Nations in a letter on Saturday noted that the British-flagged oil tanker seized by Iran was approached by Iranian forces while it was in Omani territorial waters and the action "constitutes illegal interference", Reuters reported.
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