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Tourists watch 50 Morocans exit their boat and attempt to climb the cliffs on a Spanish beach

In Southern Spain, migrants jumped off their boat and stormed a busy tourist beach before attempting to climb the cliffs. 

Tourists watched shocked as the semi-inflatable Zodiac...

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27 Aug 2018
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UN report accuses Myanmar's military of genocide

A UN report has accused Myanmar’s military of genocide against the Rohingya in Rakhine state, and has alleged that their army committed war crimes and crimes against humanity a...

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27 Aug 2018
Politics

Lidington implies that Brexit deal discussions may run slightly past the October deadline

David Lidington, the Cabinet Office minister, has effectively said that October is no longer the deadline for a Brexit deal to be reached. 

Whilst speaking on BBC Radio 4’...

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24 Aug 2018
Politics

Starmer says that Labour think a new Brexit referendum should remain 'on the table'

Labour's Brexit spokesman has said that a second referendum should be 'on the table' if Parliament is not willing to accept the final deal reached between Theresa May and Brussels. ...

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23 Aug 2018
Politics

Trump claims that Cohen's hush money payments were legal

Trump claims that hush money paid to 2 woman who claim they had affairs with him did not breach election campaign laws.

This comes after Michael Cohen, his former lawyer, pleaded gui...

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23 Aug 2018
Politics

Manafort, Trump's ex-campaign chief, found guilty of multiple fraud charges

Paul Manafort, Trump's ex-campaign chief, has been found guilty on 8 charges of tax fraud, bank fraud and failing to disclose foreign bank accounts. 

However, the jury in Virgini...

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22 Aug 2018
Politics

Javid apologizes to 18 Windrush generation members thought to have been wrongly detained or deported

Today, Sajid Javid apologized to 18 Windrush generation members thought to have been wrongly detained or deported. 

The Home Secretary did this after a review of thousands of cases w...

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21 Aug 2018
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The Government takes over Birmingham Prison from G4S

The government is taking over Birmingham Prison from the private firm G4S, after inspectors concluded that it had fallen into a 'state of crisis'. 

A new governor and extra s...

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20 Aug 2018
Politics

Have MPs claimed that relaxing vaping laws would decrease smoking deaths?

A committee of MPs requesting a reduction in tax on e-cigarettes have claimed that the government is missing an important opportunity to cut deaths caused by smoking. They are also calling for the...

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17 Aug 2018
Politics

Is China 'training for strikes' on US targets?

A Pentagon report has claimed that the Chinese military 'is likely training for strikes' against US and allied targets in the Pacific. 

The annual report to Congress says tha...

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17 Aug 2018