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Guy Faulconbridge

London can host 2020 Games if moved over coronavirus - mayor candidate

20 Feb 2020

TOKYO/LONDON London would be ready to host the 2020 Olympics if the outbreak of the coronavirus forced the Games to be moved from Tokyo, Shaun Bailey, the Conservative candidate for mayor of the British capital, has said. | Video

Johnson's adviser chides critics after aide's resignation

18 Feb 2020

LONDON British Prime Minister Boris Johnson's senior adviser on Tuesday hit back at "political pundits" who had questioned the appointment of an aide forced to resign over racist remarks.

Lawyers ask U.S., Britain to arrest UAE officials for war crimes in Yemen

12 Feb 2020

LONDON A British law firm filed requests on Wednesday with the authorities in Britain, the United States and Turkey to arrest senior officials from the United Arab Emirates on suspicion of carrying out war crimes and torture in Yemen.

UK coronavirus cases double to eight, government declares 'imminent threat'

10 Feb 2020

LONDON Britain said on Monday the number of confirmed coronavirus cases had doubled to eight as the government declared the virus a serious and imminent threat, giving it additional powers to isolate those suspected of being infected.

UK coronavirus cases double to eight, government declares 'imminent threat'

10 Feb 2020

LONDON Britain on Monday said the number of confirmed coronavirus cases had doubled to eight as the government declared the virus a serious and imminent threat, giving it additional powers to isolate those suspected of being infected.

Johnson says he will toughen rules on terrorism cases after London attack

03 Feb 2020

LONDON British Prime Minister Boris Johnson said he would act to stop the early release from prison of convicted terrorists following a street attack by an Islamist militant days after he was set free half way through his jail term. | Video

Brexit at last: Britain leaves the EU as champagne corks fly

02 Feb 2020

LONDON The United Kingdom finally cast off from the European Union on Friday for an uncertain future, with Brexiteers claiming victory and popping champagne corks for an "independence day" they said marked a new era for the country. | Video

Brexit day: Britain quits EU, steps into transition twilight zone

31 Jan 2020

LONDON The United Kingdom leaves the European Union on Friday for an uncertain Brexit future, the most significant change to its place in the world since the loss of empire and a blow to 70 years of efforts to forge European unity from the ruins of war. | Video

Letzter Tag in EU - Brexit soll neue Ära für Großbritannien einleiten

31 Jan 2020

London/Berlin Dreieinhalb Jahre nach dem Brexit-Referendum wird Großbritannien in der Nacht zu Samstag aus der Europäischen Union austreten.

Letzter Tag in EU - Brexit soll neue Ära für Großbritannien einleiten

31 Jan 2020

London/Berlin Dreieinhalb Jahre nach dem Brexit-Referendum wird Großbritannien in der Nacht zu Samstag aus der Europäischen Union austreten.

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