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Protesters take part in a rally in favor of migrants who live in Greece, in Athens, on Saturday, June 20, 2020.
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June 29, 2020 - 4:11 pm
Greece: Plan to rein in protests triggers protests
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Britain's government Chief Whip Mark Spencer arrives at 10 Downing Street, in London, Monday, Dec. 16, 2019.(AP Photo/Alberto Pezzali)
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December 16, 2019 - 12:54 pm
By GREGORY KATZ LONDON (AP) — Britain's new political landscape began to take shape Monday as triumphant Prime Minister Boris Johnson talked trade with President Donald Trump and readied a pep talk for his new Conservative Party lawmakers. The incoming class of new Conservative legislators was so...
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An unrepentant Boris Johnson faces raucous Parliament
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September 25, 2019 - 3:30 pm
By DANICA KIRKA and JILL LAWLESS Associated Press LONDON (AP) — An unrepentant Prime Minister Boris Johnson brushed off cries of "Resign!" and dared the political opposition to try to topple him Wednesday at a raucous session of Parliament, a day after Britain's highest court ruled he acted...
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September 06, 2019 - 1:08 pm
By JILL LAWLESS Associated Press LONDON (AP) — Britain's bedeviling Brexit dilemma intensified Friday, as opposition parties refused to support Prime Minister Boris Johnson's call for an election until he secures a delay to Britain's exit from the European Union — something he vows he'll never do...
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September 05, 2019 - 12:28 pm
LONDON (AP) — British Prime Minister Boris Johnson's bad week got even worse Thursday when younger brother Jo walked away from his government post over their differing stances on Brexit. It was clearly a difficult decision for Jo Johnson, who had returned to government as an education minister when...
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September 04, 2019 - 1:30 pm
Pro-Brexit supporters in Britain have pushed back against the "betrayal" of MPs who have moved to make a no deal Brexit illegal. The MPs voted 328 to 301 in favor of a motion that would "give backbench MPs control of parliamentary time tomorrow to pass legislation aimed at preventing a no deal...
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September 03, 2019 - 5:41 pm
By DANICA KIRKA and GREGORY KATZ Associated Press LONDON (AP) — British Prime Minister Boris Johnson suffered a major defeat in Parliament on Tuesday night as rebellious lawmakers voted to seize control of the Brexit agenda. The prime minister immediately said he would call for a new general...
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September 03, 2019 - 12:37 pm
By DANICA KIRKA Associated Press LONDON (AP) — British Prime Minister Boris Johnson suffered key defections from his party Tuesday, losing a working majority in Parliament and weakening his position as he tried to prevent lawmakers from blocking his Brexit plans. On a day of high drama and acerbic...
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August 28, 2019 - 3:22 pm
By DANICA KIRKA Associated Press LONDON (AP) — British Prime Minister Boris Johnson maneuvered Wednesday to give his political opponents even less time to block a chaotic no-deal Brexit before the Oct. 31 withdrawal deadline, winning Queen Elizabeth II's approval to suspend Parliament. His critics...
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