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UK’s Liberal Democrats promise new Brexit vote if elected

Tim Farron, leader of the Liberal Democrats, gestures to the audience during the launch of the party’s manifesto in London, UK, on Wednesday, May 17, 2017. [Photo/VCG] LONDON – Britain’s Liberal Democrat Party, trailing...

UK – UK’s Prime Minister May calls for snap election on June 8

British Prime Minister Theresa May called on Tuesday for an early election on June 8, saying the government had the right plan for negotiating the terms of Britain’s exit from the European Union and she needed political unity in London...

UK applications for Irish passports continue in huge numbers

Berlin (dpa) – The huge demand for Irish passports from the British mainland and Northern Ireland shows no signs of abating, with applications for the first quarter of 2017 up 68 per cent compared to last year, Irish broadcaster RTE reported...

Spain Will Not ‘Initially’ Veto Scotland from Joining EU

Spain said it would not “initially” veto an attempt by an independent Scotland to join the European Union after Britain has left the bloc as British Finance Minister Philip Hammonds will travel to India next week to boost international trade as...