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Spain welcomes Gibraltar protocol in Brexit deal, hopes it gets British backing

Reuters News - November 15, 2018 - 8:23am
Spain welcomes the inclusion of a protocol on Gibraltar in the draft Brexit agreement but has not given up its claims on the British overseas territory, a junior minister said on Thursday.
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UK junior minister Burt asks colleagues not to submit no confidence letters in PM May

Reuters News - November 15, 2018 - 8:22am
Alistair Burt, a junior minister in Britain's Foreign Office, urged his Conservative colleagues on Thursday not to submit letters of no confidence in Prime Minister Theresa May.
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Spain says has contingency plans in case of no-deal Brexit

Reuters News - November 15, 2018 - 8:08am
Spain has set up contingency plans in case there is no final deal on Brexit, junior EU affairs minister Luis Marco Aguiriano said on Thursday.
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EU says banks could have more time to build buffers after Brexit

Reuters News - November 15, 2018 - 8:03am
Euro zone banks which issued large amounts of loss-absorbing debt under English law could have more time to meet requirements after Britain leaves the European Union, the bloc's agency responsible to winding down failing lenders said on Thursday.
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After 2,000 miles they crossed the U.S. border; then tragedy struck

Reuters News - November 15, 2018 - 8:02am
The 911 emergency call came in to the U.S. Border Patrol's Tucson station around midnight.
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UK Conservative lawmaker Rees-Mogg to submit letter of no confidence in PM May

Reuters News - November 15, 2018 - 8:01am
Senior eurosceptic UK Conservative lawmaker Jacob Rees-Mogg will submit a letter of no confidence in Prime Minister Theresa May on Thursday, a spokesman for the influential eurosceptic group of Conservative lawmakers he leads said.
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Highlights: UK ministers quit over draft Brexit deal, pound and bank stocks tumble

Reuters News - November 15, 2018 - 7:50am
Prime Minister Theresa May battled on Thursday to save a draft divorce deal with the European Union after her Brexit secretary and other ministers quit in protest at an agreement they say will trap Britain in the bloc's orbit for years.
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Brexit has strengthened case for Scottish independence: Sturgeon

Reuters News - November 15, 2018 - 7:50am
Scotland's First Minister Nicola Sturgeon said on Thursday that Brexit had strengthened the case for Scottish independence.
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Spain welcomes Gibraltar protocol in Brexit deal, hopes it gets UK backing

Reuters News - November 15, 2018 - 7:49am
Spain welcomes the inclusion of a protocol on Gibraltar in the draft Brexit agreement, a junior minister said on Thursday, adding that Madrid hoped the deal would be backed by the British parliament.
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Trump to meet North Korea's Kim in 2019, wants plan to end arms program: Pence

Reuters News - November 15, 2018 - 7:37am
U.S. Vice President Mike Pence said on Thursday President Donald Trump plans to meet North Korean leader Kim Jong Un in 2019 and will push for a concrete plan outlining Pyongyang's moves to end its arms programs.
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Merkel warns no deal is worst-case scenario for Brexit

Reuters News - November 15, 2018 - 7:35am
German Chancellor Angela Merkel on Thursday welcomed a draft agreement on Britain's withdrawal from the European Union but warned that the worst case scenario would be a no-deal Brexit.
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Sweden likely to vote yes to Brexit deal, EU minister says: DN newspaper

Reuters News - November 15, 2018 - 7:34am
Sweden's EU minister said on Thursday she believes there is a majority in parliament for her to vote yes to the deal between the EU and Britain over its exit from the European Union.
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UK PM May to meet 1922 Committee chairman: Sunday Times reporter

Reuters News - November 15, 2018 - 7:33am
British Prime Minister Theresa May will meet the head of the influential 1922 committee on Thursday, the political editor of The Sunday Times said.
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Saudi prosecutor's measures over Khashoggi 'positive but insufficient': Turkey minister

Reuters News - November 15, 2018 - 7:29am
Measures announced by Saudi Arabia's public prosecutor in response to the killing of journalist Jamal Khashoggi in Istanbul last month were "positive but insufficient", Turkey's foreign minister said on Thursday.
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Britain will leave the EU in March as planned, UK PM May says

Reuters News - November 15, 2018 - 7:25am
Britain will leave the European Union on March 29 and will not suspend the process of leaving, Prime Minister Theresa May said on Thursday, adding that it would meet its legal obligations on a financial settlement with the bloc.
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Exclusive: At U.N. climate talks, Trump team plans sideshow on coal

Reuters News - November 15, 2018 - 7:09am
The Trump administration plans to set up a side-event promoting fossil fuels at the annual U.N. climate talks next month, repeating a strategy that infuriated global-warming activists during last year's talks, according to three people with knowledge of the matter.
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Japan's cyber-security minister has 'never used a computer'

BBC News - November 15, 2018 - 7:08am
Yoshitaka Sakurada is responsible for ensuring the 2020 Olympic Games are not hacked.
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Turkey not satisfied by Saudi prosecutor comments on Khashoggi: minister

Reuters News - November 15, 2018 - 7:03am
Turkey is not satisfied by some of the remarks made by Saudi Arabia's public prosecutor on the killing of journalist Jamal Khashoggi, Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu said on Thursday.
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British PM May battles to save Brexit deal as ministers quit

Reuters News - November 15, 2018 - 7:02am
Prime Minister Theresa May battled on Thursday to save a draft divorce deal with the European Union after her Brexit secretary and other ministers quit in protest at an agreement they say will trap Britain in the bloc's orbit for years.
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Merkel welcomes draft Brexit deal, says EU must now examine it

Reuters News - November 15, 2018 - 7:01am
German Chancellor Angela Merkel on Thursday welcomed a draft agreement on Britain's withdrawal from the European Union put together by negotiators and said Britain and other EU members now had to finalize it.
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