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UK concerned about Russia’s potential use of chemical weapons

The United Kingdom is “very concerned” about the potential of Russia using chemical weapons in Ukraine, British Foreign Secretary Liz Truss told CNN on Thursday. Truss said it would be a “grave mistake on the part of Russia, adding to the grave mistakes that have already been made by Putin.” Her comments come after the White House warned Wednesday that ...

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UK’s daily coronavirus cases up by 67,159 but deaths fall to 123

A  further 67,159 people in the UK have tested positive for Covid-19 today, data has revealed. It’s up from yesterday’s total daily infections of 61,900, with an increase of 52 per cent on last week’s daily toll. Sadly a further 123 people have lost their lives, 28 days after a positive test was confirmed. It’s down on yesterday’s death toll ...

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UK releases $100 mln more in aid for Ukraine

Britain is releasing another $100 million to help Ukraine, Prime Minister Boris Johnson announced Sunday and promised fresh efforts to rally international opinion against Russia’s invasion. The $100 million, to be provided via the World Bank, is in addition to the  o220 million ($290 mln) of overall aid support to Ukraine, said a statement from Downing Street. The new funding ...

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Boris Johnson’s 6-point plan to defeat Putin

As we’ve reported earlier, UK Prime Minister has called on world leaders to mount a renewed effort to ensure that Russia’s “horrific” invasion of Ukraine fails. Boris Johnson has set out a six-point plan to maintain pressure on Russian President Putin. Here’s what he’s said: ●World leaders should mobilise an “international humanitarian coalition” for Ukraine ●They should also support Ukraine ...

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The Queen will ‘never live at Buckingham Palace again’ and will ‘make Windsor her permanent base after two years WFH’

THE Queen will never live in Buckingham Palace again, it was reported last night. The 95-year-old monarch will instead make Windsor Castle her permanent address after spending two years “working from home” at the 1,000-year-old castle. She is said to now favour the historical home after she and Prince Phillip spent the majority of lockdown there. The move would allow ...

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Match your words with action over Ukraine, PM to tell world leaders

Boris Johnson is set to tell international leaders “the world is watching” as he urges them to match rhetoric with action over Russia’s invasion with Ukraine. The Prime Minister will set out a six-point plan on Sunday, which he hopes global counterparts will accept, as Russian leader Vladimir Putin moved the goalposts over the West’s engagement in the conflict in ...

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UK’s daily Covid cases fall slightly to 44,740 as official R rate rises

Britain’s each day Covid circumstances soared greater than 40 per cent in every week at this time amid mounting indicators that the nation’s outbreak is rising once more. Authorities dashboard knowledge reveals one other 44,740 infections had been logged over the past 24 hours, a surge on the 31,933 recorded final Friday. It’s the greatest week-on-week for 2 months, because ...

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UK looking to target Russia’s energy sector in new sanctions

Britain will look to target Russia’s energy sector in future rounds of sanctions, a move the government has so far resisted amid warnings this could push up energy bills. Since Russia’s Feb. 24 invasion of Ukraine, Britain has imposed a ban on Russia selling debt in its capital markets and targeted several Russian banks with sanctions, as well as companies ...

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