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Poland and Germany face massive environmental disaster - rt

Poland and Germany face massive environmental disaster

Poland and Germany are seeking the cause of a massive pollution of the Oder River that had killed thousands of fish
rt - 6 hours ago
Obama kept classified nuclear documents too – Trump - rt

Obama kept classified nuclear documents too – Trump

Former US president Barack Obama kept classified documents and wasn’t raided, his successor Trump has complained
rt - 7 hours ago
Macron approves NATO enlargement - rt

Macron approves NATO enlargement

French President Emmauel Macron has signed the ratification protocols for the accession of Finland and Sweden to the NATO alliance
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Pelosi’s son who joined her on Taiwan trip holds Chinese tech stake – media - rt

Pelosi’s son who joined her on Taiwan trip holds Chinese tech stake – media

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi’s son, who secretly accompanied her to Taiwan, is reportedly the second-largest investor in a Chinese tech firm
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Russian soldiers ‘didn’t know we were invading Ukraine until we crossed the border’ - metro

Russian soldiers ‘didn’t know we were invading Ukraine until we crossed the border’

A former Kremlin paratrooper claims troops only found out they were being sent into Ukraine once the invasion was already under way.
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Biden wants regime change in Russia – ex-congresswoman - rt

Biden wants regime change in Russia – ex-congresswoman

Former US Congresswoman Tulsi Gabbard has accused President Joe Biden of seeking regime change in Russia
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Five held on suspicion of murder after woman’s body discovered - metro

Five held on suspicion of murder after woman’s body discovered

Police were called to a 'disturbance' in the early hours of this morning.
metro - 10 hours ago
Mother launches campaign to speed up Covid booster jabs for people with learning disabilities - channel 4

Mother launches campaign to speed up Covid booster jabs for people with learning disabilities

Nicky Clark says her daughter Emily, who receives 24 hour care, hasn't been able to get a vaccine since last November.
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Montenegro shooting leaves 11 dead after ‘family dispute’ - channel 4

Montenegro shooting leaves 11 dead after ‘family dispute’

Montenegro has now declared three days of national mourning.
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Donald Trump ‘might not be charged’ after FBI seized secret files, says legal analyst - channel 4

Donald Trump ‘might not be charged’ after FBI seized secret files, says legal analyst

We spoke to Renato Mariotti, a lawyer, commentator and former Federal Prosecutor.
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Salman Rushdie’s alleged attacker is charged with attempted murder - channel 4

Salman Rushdie’s alleged attacker is charged with attempted murder

A man has been charged with attempted murder in the second degree - in connection with the attack on the author Salman Rushdie.
channel 4 - 10 hours ago
Train strikes and the heatwave cause more disruption for passengers - channel 4

Train strikes and the heatwave cause more disruption for passengers

Rail services across the country have been severely disrupted as drivers from nine companies staged a 24 hour strike.
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Suspect in ‘Satanic Verses’ author’s stabbing charged - rt

Suspect in ‘Satanic Verses’ author’s stabbing charged

Hadi Matar has been charged with attempted second-degree murder for the stabbing of author Salman Rushdie
rt - 11 hours ago
Salman Rushdie’s alleged attacker charged with attempted murder - metro

Salman Rushdie’s alleged attacker charged with attempted murder

Hadi Matar, 24, was taken into custody after the author was stabbed on stage in New York.
metro - 13 hours ago
Leftist academics accused of woke witch hunt – media - rt

Leftist academics accused of woke witch hunt – media

The UK’s largest academic staff union has reportedly been compiling a list of university employees critical of transgender ideology
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‘Lucky thief’ rescued from underground in Rome (VIDEOS) - rt

‘Lucky thief’ rescued from underground in Rome (VIDEOS)

Rome firefighters have rescued a man who was trapped underground while allegedly digging a tunnel to rob a bank
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Salman Rushdie ‘on ventilator’ after stabbing – agent - rt

Salman Rushdie ‘on ventilator’ after stabbing – agent

Writer Salman Rushdie will likely lose an eye after a knife attack at a lecture in New York state, his agent has said
rt - 16 hours ago
England battles worst drought in 50 years - rt

England battles worst drought in 50 years

A drought has been declared in parts of England with restrictions affecting millions of people
rt - 18 hours ago
China to hold military drills with neighbor - rt

China to hold military drills with neighbor

Chinese warplanes will be sent to Thailand for joint drills scheduled to take place on Sunday, Beijing has said
rt - 18 hours ago
Moscow reveals ‘point of no return’ in Russia-US relations - rt

Moscow reveals ‘point of no return’ in Russia-US relations

Moscow could cut diplomatic ties with the US if it designates Russia as a state sponsor of terrorism, a senior diplomat has said
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UK conservatives plot move against PM – Bloomberg

UK conservatives plot move against PM – Bloomberg

rt - 1 month ago

Tories look to challenge Boris Johnsons leadership as soon as next week in a confidence vote

UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson could soon face a leadership challenge as conservative MPs want to hold a fresh confidence vote, according to Bloomberg, citing a source close to the matter.

Members of the so-called 1922 Committee are reportedly set to meet on Wednesday to discuss the prime minister. If the majority is in favor, then another confidence ballot could be presented as early as next week, the unnamed source told Bloomberg.  

The move comes as Johnson has been urged to step down after dozens of his ministers and other cabinet members resigned in the past couple of days. At least 15 MPs have already abandoned the PM, including Chancellor of the Exchequer Rishi Sunak and Health Secretary Sajid Javid.

In his resignation letter, Sunak wrote that “the public rightly expect government to be conducted properly, competently and seriously,” and that he believed these standards were “worth fighting for,” noting it as the reason he decided to resign. 

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Another minister resigns from UK government

Junior Education Minister Will Quince also stated on Wednesday that he had no choice but to resign after receiving “inaccurate” briefings from Johnson’s government before being asked to publicly defend the prime minister’s decision to promote an MP accused of sexual assault. 

Citing a senior government official, Bloomberg writes that Johnson is currently on “red alert for signs of a coordinated plot from his ministers to bring him down,” as frustration over his leadership grows. Tory MPs are reportedly angry with the way the prime minister has conducted himself, including him becoming the first sitting PM to have been found breaking the law, when he was fined over illegal parties in Downing Street during the Covid-19 pandemic.

Last month, Johnson managed to survive a confidence vote, even though some 40% of his own MPs voted against him, Bloomberg pointed out.

Under current party rules, the prime minister should be immune from another leadership challenge for a year. However, if Tory rebels can demonstrate that they could defeat him, they may be able to trigger another ballot, which could see Johnson ejected from office.

In response to the alleged plot, Johnson has reportedly stated that he will “keep going” in the face of calls for him to quit, Bloomberg reports.

“The job of a prime minister in difficult circumstances when he’s been handed a colossal mandate is to keep going and that’s what I’ll do,” Johnson told MPs on Wednesday after they demanded he “take responsibility and resign.” 

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