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    Britain starts hearing US case for extraditing Assange

    Agence-France-Presse . London | Updated at 11:54pm on February 24, 2020

    Britain on Monday starts hearing Washington’s extradition request for WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange in a test case of media freedoms in the digital age and...

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    Trump ‘offered pardon’ to Assange if he denied Russia leak, court hears

    Agence-France-Presse . London | Updated at 09:55pm on February 20, 2020

    US president Donald Trump promised to pardon WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange if he denied Russia leaked emails of his 2016 election rival’s campaign, a London...

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    World standing by as children harmed by conflict

    Agence-France-Presse . London | Updated at 11:37pm on February 13, 2020

    Governments were on Thursday urged to do more to protect children from the effects of war and serious violence, after a new report suggested record...

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    Harry, Meghan to step back as ‘senior’ royals

    Agence-France-Presse . London | Updated at 10:30pm on January 09, 2020

    Britain’s prince Harry and his wife Meghan will step back as senior members of the royal family and spend more time in North America, the...

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    UK opposition kicks off leadership campaign

    Agence-France-Presse . London | Updated at 01:08am on January 08, 2020

    Britain’s main opposition Labour Party on Tuesday opened nominations for candidates to replace Jeremy Corbyn as leader after a disastrous slump in support at recent...

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    PM urges Britons ‘not to argue’ in Christmas message

    Agence-France-Presse . London | Updated at 10:21pm on December 24, 2019

    British prime minister Boris Johnson urged the public on Monday ‘not to have too many arguments’ over Christmas in a festive message in which he...

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    UK election rivals face off for final time ahead of poll

    Agence-France-Presse . London | Updated at 11:17pm on December 07, 2019

    The two men vying to be British prime minister in next week’s election exchanged trademark blows Friday over the familiar fault lines of Brexit and...

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    Regime supporters rally as AI says Iran toll 143

    Agence-France-Presse . London | Updated at 10:08pm on November 26, 2019

    At least 143 demonstrators were killed across Iran, almost all of them shot by security forces, Amnesty said Monday, as government supporters poured into central...

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    Corbyn would be ‘neutral’ in another Brexit vote

    Agence-France-Presse . London | Updated at 12:52am on November 24, 2019

    British Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn on Friday revealed for the first time that he would remain neutral in the second Brexit referendum that he has...

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    Britain tries to identify 39 bodies found in truck

    Agence-France-Presse . London | Updated at 12:00am on October 26, 2019

    Investigators prepared Friday to start the first autopsies on the bodies of 39 people believed to be Chinese nationals found dead in a refrigerated truck,...