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Can Brexit be finished in two years?

EU President Donald Tusk is expected to present his draft Brexit negotiating guidelines on Friday.


British government takes next steps towards Brexit

London to outline immediate plans towards leaving the European Union as EU reacts to the triggering of Article 50.


United Kingdom to trigger Brexit on March 29

Theresa May to begin two years of formal negotiations on Britain leaving the European Union at the end of the month.

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Protests in UK against post-Brexit racism

Thousands rally in cities across the country against rise in racist sentiment after last June's vote.


Brexit: What is Article 50?

It will begin the process of the UK leaving the EU, but what exactly is Article 50?


Scotland's leader seeks new independence referendum

Citing threat from Brexit, Nicola Sturgeon says she will move to give voters a chance to make Scotland independent.


Brexit bill delayed as May suffers parliament setback

Upper house of parliament refuses to adopt Brexit bill without amendment to guarantee rights of EU citizens in the UK.


The UK and US: The myth of the special relationship

The term was first coined by Winston Churchill in 1946, but does the 'special relationship' really exist?


Death in detention: Suicide attempts soar in the UK

Some 393 refugees and migrants locked up tried to take their lives in 2015 - a record-high average of one a day.


Triggering Article 50

Did UK MPs represent their constituents in parliament over Brexit?

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Nationwide protests in the UK over Trump's Muslim ban

Britons protest against PM's invitation to Donald Trump after he banned nationals of seven states from entering the US.

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#TheresaTheAppeaser: Anger at PM over Trump Muslim ban

British leader condemned for refusal to denounce US ban on visitors, refugees, and migrants from seven Muslim states.


Trump is in the way of Theresa May's global gamble

With Brexit, Theresa May is seeking alternative free trade partners, but Trump's nativism is standing in her way.

by Richard Seymour


Can the EU survive the populist wave?

The EU must "get its act together" and become a "real union", or else disappear, says former Belgian PM Guy Verhofstadt.

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Russia, NATO, torture dominate Trump-May talks

UK prime minister becomes first foreign leader to meet Donald Trump since he was sworn in as US president a week ago.