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Will It Happen? “MPs pass Johnson’s EU withdrawal bill, paving way for January 31 Brexit”

“UK MPs have voted to pass PM Boris Johnson’s amended EU Withdrawal Agreement Bill (WAB), which sets the stage for an almost-certain Brexit on January 31 — and prevents any extension of the transition period beyond December 2020…” https://www.rt.com/uk/476506-johnson-brexit-bill-passed/

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“Cutting Russia off from SWIFT would mean declaration of war – Russian PM”

“Restricting Russia’s access to the SWIFT international banking payment system would virtually mean a declaration of war, Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev has warned. Speaking to reporters on Thursday, Medvedev recalled the West once seriously considered the option, and Moscow is … Continue reading

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“Iraqis keep up anti-regime [protest] despite PM’s vow to quit”

“Iraqis kept up their anti-government protests in Baghdad and across the south on Saturday, unsatisfied with the prime minister’s planned resignation and insisting “all corrupted people” must step down…” https://news.yahoo.com/iraqis-keep-anti-regime-demos-despite-pms-vow-073400257.html YES. Finally, there’s at least 1 country in this world … Continue reading

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Conflict Creators: U.S. Gov. Tried to Block Trump-Orban Meeting. Feared They’d Get Along.

“White House and State Department officials reportedly sought to block President Trump from visiting with nationalist Hungarian Prime Minister Viktor Orban because they feared they “would bond and get along.” From the Washington Post: White House and State Department officials had … Continue reading

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War On Poverty: “Indian PM Modi is winning his biggest war…”

“…Modi, who could well win a popular five-year mandate for the third time in 2024, would by then be within touching distance of lifting India’s entire populace from the dumps of extreme poverty. The World Bank reckons this could happen … Continue reading

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“No-deal Brexit ‘pretty obvious now’ – Finnish PM”

“The Prime Minister of Finland, which currently holds the presidency of the Council of the European Union, claims that it is “pretty obvious now” that Britain will crash out of the bloc without a deal. Addressing reporters at a news … Continue reading

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“Italian Government [in] Power Struggle”

“Italy’s government collapsed, triggering a power struggle between the country’s right-wing nationalists and rival parties, along with deepening Europe’s political upheaval as the Continent struggles with immigration and slowing economic growth. Prime Minister Giuseppe Conte resigned on Tuesday…” https://www.wsj.com/articles/italian-prime-minister-to-resign-declaring-end-of-government-11566310341

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