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[Ticker] Johnson's pro-Brexit aide took EU funds

Added: 19.08.2019 19:19 | 0 views | 0 comments

Dominic Cummings, special advisor to British prime minister Boris Johnson and a zealous advocate of Brexit, benefitted from EU agriculture subsidies via a farm that he co-owned with his relatives, British newspaper The Observer reported on Sunday. The farm in Durham, northern England, received about €250,000 of EU funds over 20 years, records showed. The news exposed Cummings' "sheer hypocrisy", a spokeswoman for the British opposition Liberal Party said.

Italy's PD has 'good' initial talks with 5-Star: PD source

Added: 19.08.2019 18:44 | 4 views | 0 comments

Italy's opposition Democratic Party (PD) has held good, initial contacts with the ruling 5-Star Movement over the possibility of forging a coalition, a PD source with knowledge of the talks said on Monday.

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Guatemala's new president could give Trump a huge headache on immigration

Added: 19.08.2019 18:20 | 1 views | 0 comments

Guatemala has a new president-elect -- and Donald Trump should probably pay attention. Alejandro Giammattei has been outspoken in his opposition to a migration deal that his predecessor signed with the United States last month.

Police, soldiers patrol Zimbabwe's Bulawayo as opposition protest thwarted

Added: 19.08.2019 18:16 | 7 views | 0 comments

Hundreds of police backed by soldiers and army helicopters deployed in the Zimbabwean city of Bulawayo on Monday to prevent an opposition protest from taking place, a show of force that stopped a demonstration for the second time in four days.

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Zimbabwe court upholds police ban on opposition protest in Bulawayo

Added: 19.08.2019 16:31 | 8 views | 0 comments

A Zimbabwe court on Monday dismissed a challenge by the main opposition party over a police ban on its planned anti-government demonstration in the western city of Bulawayo.

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Polish opposition unites in bid to wrest Senate from ruling nationalists

Added: 19.08.2019 15:30 | 10 views | 0 comments

Polish opposition parties have joined forces to try to win a majority in the upper house of parliament, the Senate, in parliamentary elections on Oct. 13, as they struggle to oust the ruling nationalist Law and Justice party (PiS) from power.

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Recall UK parliament to tackle Brexit crisis, opposition Labour Party says

Added: 19.08.2019 14:16 | 5 views | 0 comments

Britain's parliament needs to be recalled immediately to discuss Brexit, the opposition Labour Party's finance spokesman John McDonnell said on Monday, after leaked official documents forecast possible food, fuel, and medicine shortages.

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UK Labour's Corbyn: we want parliament recalled

Added: 19.08.2019 13:16 | 9 views | 0 comments

British opposition Labour Party leader Jeremy Corbyn said on Monday he supported recalling parliament to deal with the Brexit crisis but sidestepped a question about whether he would step down as leader.

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A WW2 battle reverberates in Poland's national election campaign

Added: 19.08.2019 13:02 | 8 views | 0 comments

A monument to a battle fought in the opening days of World War Two has become a new frontline in the fight between Poland's ruling nationalists and the liberal opposition in the countdown to a parliamentary election on Oct. 13.

From: feeds.reuters.com

Police, soldiers patrol Zimbabwe's Bulawayo as opposition protest thwarted

Added: 19.08.2019 12:43 | 6 views | 0 comments

Hundreds of police backed by soldiers and army helicopters deployed in Zimbabwe's second city on Monday, in a show of force that stopped the main opposition party from launching an anti-government protest movement for the second time in four days.

From: feeds.reuters.com

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