Existing technology can be used to avoid the hard border in Ireland: a British minister

British Interior Minister Sajid Javid arrives at Downing Street in London, UK on January 29, 2019. REUTERS / Henry Nicholls / File Photo LONDON (Reuters) – It is possible to…

Explainer: How will the leadership challenge in the UK work in May?

LONDON (Reuters) – Conservative lawmakers at British Prime Minister Theresa May on Wednesday provoked a vote of confidence over her leadership on Britain and the EU's proposed divorce. British Prime…

Russia and Ukraine involved in the Black Sea naval standoff

MOSCOW (Reuters) – Russia and Ukraine have mutually accused each other of violating international law after Russian border guards attempted to arrest two Ukrainian armored artillery ships doing the same…

Former British minister fears for future, says Brexit

British MP Jo Johnson leaves the BBC Broadcasting House in London, England on November 10, 2018. REUTERS / Henry Nicholls LONDON (Reuters) – Former Prime Minister Jo Johnson said the…

British Labor Party wants to force Prime Minister May to issue legal opinions on Brexit

British Prime Minister Theresa May is standing at the door of 10 Downing Street in London on October 24, 2018, in Britain. REUTERS / Henry Nicholls LONDON (Reuters) – Britain's…

Gently, gently for the moment, British Prime Minister May's order forces are preparing for the big vote for Brexit

LONDON (Reuters) – Less than five months before Britain's departure from the European Union, the prime minister's parliamentary authorities, Theresa May, are on the lookout. Chief Conservative whip Julian Smith…

Sri Lankan PM and 44 former MPs resign from party led by president before election

COLOMBO (Reuters) – Sri Lankan Prime Minister Mahinda Rajapaksa and 44 former lawmakers have left the party led by President Maithripala Sirisena, separating from the president just two weeks after…

Opposition parties in Bangladesh, including the BNP, will challenge

DHAKA (Reuters) – An alliance of opposition parties in Bangladesh, including the Bangladesh Nationalist Party (BNP), announced on Sunday its intention to challenge the December 23 general election, despite rejection…

The United States and other countries denounce the dissolution of the Sri Lankan parliament as undemocratic

COLOMBO (Reuters) – Sri Lankan President Maithripala Sirisena's decision to dissolve parliament, exacerbating an already major political crisis, has sparked criticism from Western powers, including the United States and Britain.…

US stops supplying support for war in Yemen as pressure builds in Saudi Arabia

WASHINGTON / CAIRO (Reuters) – Saudi Arabia and the United States have agreed to stop refueling planes of the Saudi coalition fighting Houthi insurgents in Yemen, ending an element of…