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UK suspends extradition treaty with Hong Kong; Beijing warns London to avoid 'wrong path'
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UK suspends extradition treaty with Hong Kong; Beijing warns London to avoid 'wrong path'

Britain is one of a growing number of countries to have denounced the security law in Hong Kong, which was introduced after months of pro-democracy demonstrations

UK indefinitely suspends extradition treaty with Hong Kong over China's controversial national security law
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UK indefinitely suspends extradition treaty with Hong Kong over China's controversial national security law

UK will also extend its arms embargo to Hong Kong, stopping the export of equipments such as firearms, smoke grenades and shackles to the region.

In Hong Kong, arrests and fear mark first day of enforcement of China's new national security law
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In Hong Kong, arrests and fear mark first day of enforcement of China's new national security law

A former British colony, Hong Kong was promised a high degree of autonomy when it returned to Chinese control in 1997. The reality, however, is somewhat different

Livelihoods outweigh lives during coronavirus pandemic as English Premier League rushes to restart 2019-20 season
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Livelihoods outweigh lives during coronavirus pandemic as English Premier League rushes to restart 2019-20 season

The Premier League insists it will only restart when it is “safe and appropriate to do so,” but the vague aspiration obscures the reality that lives are at risk as long as there is no COVID-19 vaccine.

Boris Johnson leaves intensive care after four days; Britain faces a few more weeks of coronavirus lockdown
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Boris Johnson leaves intensive care after four days; Britain faces a few more weeks of coronavirus lockdown

Prime Minister Boris Johnson of Britain was moved out of intensive care on Thursday, a ray of hope for a country that faces several more weeks under lockdown as its death toll from the coronavirus approached 8,000

Coronavirus Outbreak: UK prime minister Boris Johnson 'making steady progress', but remains in ICU for third day, says Downing Street
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Coronavirus Outbreak: UK prime minister Boris Johnson 'making steady progress', but remains in ICU for third day, says Downing Street

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson spent the third night in the intensive care unit (ICU) of a London hospital with coronavirus and is making steady progress, Downing Street has said.

Brexiteer and foreign minister Dominic Raab designated Britain’s standby leader as Boris Johnson battles coronavirus
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Brexiteer and foreign minister Dominic Raab designated Britain’s standby leader as Boris Johnson battles coronavirus

British foreign minister Dominic Raab is designated to take over leadership of the country if Prime Minister Boris Johnson, currently ill in hospital with persistent symptoms of the coronavirus, is unable to fulfil his role

Coronavirus Outbreak: Boris Johnson moved to intensive care; British foreign secy Dominic Raab to deputise
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Coronavirus Outbreak: Boris Johnson moved to intensive care; British foreign secy Dominic Raab to deputise

Prime Minister Boris Johnson was moved into intensive care on Monday, a worrisome turn in his 10-day battle with the coronavirus and the starkest evidence yet of how the virus has threatened the British political establishment and thrown its new government into upheaval

Clashes erupt as British Pakistani groups in London protest scrapping of Article 370 in Kashmir; two arrested
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Clashes erupt as British Pakistani groups in London protest scrapping of Article 370 in Kashmir; two arrested

An Opposition Labour Party MP from Birmingham, Liam Byrne, has launched an online petition over the Kashmir issue and was among the politicians backing Tuesday's protests

Allegations of human rights violations in Kashmir must be 'promptly and transparently' investigated: UK foreign secretary Dominic Raab
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Allegations of human rights violations in Kashmir must be 'promptly and transparently' investigated: UK foreign secretary Dominic Raab

The UK on Tuesday said any allegations of human rights violations in Kashmir since India revoked the Article 370 of the Constitution must be 'thoroughly, promptly and transparently' investigated

Chinese media claims Beijing's response to Hong Kong's pro-democracy protests 'won't be repeat' of Tiananmen Square crackdown
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Chinese media claims Beijing's response to Hong Kong's pro-democracy protests 'won't be repeat' of Tiananmen Square crackdown

Chinese state media vowed Friday there 'won't be a repeat' of the Tiananmen Square crackdown if Beijing moves to quash Hong Kong's pro-democracy protests.

China will ‘quell unrest swiftly’ if Hong Kong crisis becomes ‘uncontrollable, says Beijing’s ambassador to Britain
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China will ‘quell unrest swiftly’ if Hong Kong crisis becomes ‘uncontrollable, says Beijing’s ambassador to Britain

China will not 'sit by and watch' and is ready to 'quell the unrest swiftly' if the crisis in Hong Kong becomes 'uncontrollable', China's ambassador to London said

Six Conservatives hopeful of succeeding Theresa May face off in second voting round, final two contenders to be decided by end of week
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Six Conservatives hopeful of succeeding Theresa May face off in second voting round, final two contenders to be decided by end of week

The six Conservatives vying to become Britain's prime minister after Theresa May face off in the second round of voting on Tuesday, with the final pair to be decided by the end of the week.

Boris Johnson's bid to replace British PM Theresa May gets a boost after backing from former rival Matt Hancock
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Boris Johnson's bid to replace British PM Theresa May gets a boost after backing from former rival Matt Hancock

Boris Johnson got a boost for his bid to replace British Prime Minister Theresa May when one of his former rivals backed his candidacy on Monday and said he was almost certain to win the contest.

Brexit impasse: Candidates running for Britain's next PM clash over deal strategy in first debate; Boris Johnson abstains
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Brexit impasse: Candidates running for Britain's next PM clash over deal strategy in first debate; Boris Johnson abstains

Candidates to become Britain's next prime minister clashed over Brexit strategy at their first debate on June 16.

Boris Johnson frontrunner in race to succeed Theresa May as British PM, gets most votes in first round of leadership poll
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Boris Johnson frontrunner in race to succeed Theresa May as British PM, gets most votes in first round of leadership poll

Boris Johnson secured his position as the frontrunner in the race to succeed Theresa May as British PM as he won the highest number of votes in the first round of the leadership poll.

Theresa May government survives no-confidence vote 325-306 after historic Brexit defeat
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Theresa May government survives no-confidence vote 325-306 after historic Brexit defeat

British Prime Minister Theresa May's government has survived a no-confidence vote called after May's Brexit deal was overwhelmingly rejected by lawmakers.The House of Commons expressed confidence in the government by 325 votes to 306, meaning May can remain in office.

Brexit vote defeated 432-202 in UK parliament: Timeline of key events
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Brexit vote defeated 432-202 in UK parliament: Timeline of key events

British lawmakers overwhelmingly rejected UK Prime Minister Theresa May's divorce deal with the European Union on Tuesday, plunging the Brexit process into chaos and triggering a no-confidence vote that could topple her government.

Brexit bedlam: Theresa May faces no-confidence vote after British Parliament votes down PM's EU divorce deal by 230 votes
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Brexit bedlam: Theresa May faces no-confidence vote after British Parliament votes down PM's EU divorce deal by 230 votes

British lawmakers on Tuesday overwhelmingly rejected Prime Minister Theresa May's divorce deal with the European Union, plunging the Brexit process into chaos and leading to a no-confidence vote in her government.

British politicians have lied to the people about Brexit: French finance minister Bruno Le Maire
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British politicians have lied to the people about Brexit: French finance minister Bruno Le Maire

Maire's remarks come in the aftermath of British prime minister Theresa May suffering a huge blow on Thursday as Dominic Raab quit as her Brexit secretary