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Theresa May Calls For UK general Election on 8 June

Prime minister makes surprise announcement outside No 10, saying she has delivered stability after the Brexit referendum result Theresa May has said she wants to hold a snap general election on 8 June, despite repeatedly claiming that she was against the idea of an early vote. In a surprise statement outside Downing Street on Tuesday morning, the prime minister claimed …

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Democrats in Trump territory in no mood to deal – Politico

PoliticoDemocrats in Trump territory in no mood to dealPoliticoThe 12 Democrats who represent House districts won by Donald Trump were supposed to be easy marks for the deal-making new president. ... After last week's collapse of the GOP effort to scrap Obamacare — fueled partly by resistance from conservative ...Republican ...

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Tillerson meets wife of U.S. pastor jailed in Turkey

U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson met with the wife of a jailed American pastor, Andrew Brunson, in the Turkish capital Ankara on Thursday night, a State Department official said on Friday. Brunson is a missionary who has been held in Turkey since October on charges of being part ...

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