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British lawmakers finally approve historic Brexit deal

Britain’s parliament finally approved Brexit on Thursday, allowing it to become the first country to leave the European Union later this month, ending years of arguments that toppled two governments and splintered society. The House of Commons erupted in cheers after MPs ratified Prime Minister Boris Johnson’s divorce deal with Brussels by 330 votes to Read more Karimova

Uzbek Ex-President’s daughter Gulnara Karimova faces corruption trial again

A new trial for Gulnara Karimova, the eldest daughter of the late Uzbek President Islam Karimov who has been jailed in a Tashkent prison since March 2019, has started in the capital. Uzbekistan’s Supreme Court said in a statement on Telegram that the trial of “Karimova and others” began on January 8. The Uzbek Prosecutor-General’s Read more
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US, Iran Battle: NATO finally takes position, issues strong warning

All members of the Atlantic alliance, otherwise known as the North Atlantic Treaty Organization, NATO, have vowed to stand behind the United States in the Middle East after America briefed NATO on its drone attack that killed Iranian military commander, Qassem Soleimani. This decision was made public on Monday by NATO Secretary-General, Jens Stoltenberg, according to Read more says will 'strongly consider' testifying in impeachment probe

Trump: President abused his power, impeachment the only remedy —Hillary Clinton

Former Democratic presidential candidate, Hillary Clinton, has said that the impeachment suffered by President Donald Trump was the only “remedy” to check his “abuse of power.” The ex-First Lady whose husband, Bill Clinton, had also suffered Trump’s fate on December 19, 1998 during his second term as president, argued that Trump’s impeachment was another evidence Read more says will 'strongly consider' testifying in impeachment probe

U.S. lawmakers set to start impeachment proceeding against Trump

US lawmakers in the House of Representatives are due to start a debate on the articles of impeachment against President Donald Trump on Wednesday, with a vote expected to follow a heated battle between Democrats and Republicans. Democrats accuse the president of abusing his office by soliciting Ukraine to dig up dirt on his political Read more says will 'strongly consider' testifying in impeachment probe
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Trump says will ‘strongly consider’ testifying in impeachment probe

President Donald Trump said Monday he is “strongly” considering accepting a challenge from opposition Democrats to testify in his own impeachment investigation. After the speaker of the lower house, Nancy Pelosi, upped the ante by suggesting that Trump come forward to tell the “truth,” the Republican president said he was keen. Pelosi suggested “that I Read more