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Cameron runs EU gauntlet after Brexit vote

Cameron runs EU gauntlet after Brexit vote

Impatient European leaders pressed a humiliated Prime Minister David Cameron on Tuesday to speed up Britain's divorce from the EU, warning that the UK cannot expect special treatment outside the bloc.
  • EU leaders tell Britain to exit swiftly, market rout halts

    European leaders told Britain on Tuesday to act quickly to resolve the political and economic chaos unleashed by its vote to leave the European Union, a move the IMF said could put pressure on global growth.
  • Canada to lift visa for Mexican visitors

    Prime Minister Justin Trudeau said Tuesday that Canada will lift visa requirements for Mexican visitors as of December 2016, removing a major irritant in relations between the two countries.
  • 69 million children to face early death by 2030

    The number of children who do not attend school is rising, child marriage has not dropped in decades and millions of young children will die mostly preventable deaths by 2030 if global poverty is not addressed, UNICEF said in a bleak report issued on ...

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69 million children to face early death by 2030 Somalia minister among 11 killed in Mogadishu hotel attack Somali Islamist militants attack hotel in Mogadishu 5,000 migrants rescued in wave of Med crossings Global migrant tide swells to record 65 million Bashir declares ceasefire in Blue Nile, South Kordofan

Middle East

69 million children to face early death by 2030 42 dead in Yemen suicide attacks claimed by IS Suicide bombing west of Baghdad kills 12, sources say Multiple suicide bombings kill five in eastern Lebanon Iraq takes full control of Fallujah from IS Several Jordanian troops killed, hurt in car bomb attack

Europe

Cameron runs EU gauntlet after Brexit vote EU leaders tell Britain to exit swiftly, market rout halts Brexit vote sparks surge in Irish passport applications Iceland beats England 2-1 in shock of Euro 2016 Spain's conservatives win general election Germany beats Slovakia 3-0 to make Euro 2016 quarterfinals

Asia - Pacific

69 million children to face early death by 2030 Thousands rally in Australia for same-sex marriage 78 dead, 500 hurt by storms in eastern China North Korea fires missile but appears to have failed: South Korea 3 International Space Station astronauts land in Kazakhstan Japan protests after Chinese warship sails near disputed East China Sea islands

US & Canada

Canada to lift visa for Mexican visitors 23 die in historic floods in US state Trump savages Clinton as 'world-class liar'

Latin America & Caribbean

Canada to lift visa for Mexican visitors 69 million children to face early death by 2030 Chile wins Copa; Messi misses, says he's quitting Argentina

South Asia

69 million children to face early death by 2030 Sufi singer shot dead by extremists in Pakistan Taliban suicide blast kills 14 Nepalese guards in Kabul

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Terrorist attacks in Brussels

More than 30 people were killed in twin attacks on Brussels airport and a rush-hour metro train in the Belgian capital on Tuesday, triggering security ...

Total Eclipse of the Sun

People gazed at the sky in wonder and cheered while others knelt in prayer as a total eclipse of the sun unfolded over Indonesia on Wednesday, briefly ...

Police, protesters clash in Turkey over newspaper seizure

A leading Turkish newspaper opposed to President Recep Tayyip Erdogan and seized by authorities warned of the "darkest days" in the history of the pre ...

Kosovo MPs stage new tear gas protest in parliament

Opposition MPs in Kosovo disrupted the first parliamentary session of the year on Friday with what has become their commonplace method of protest -- r ...

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Is Brexit the end of the world?

To judge from a New York Times front-page article that appeared two days after the British vote to withdraw from the EU, the entire pos ...

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