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theresa may pressure

Monday’s vote takes some of the pressure off Theresa May

April 2, 2019 11:16 am

No Brexit option earned a majority

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May’s third loss means the UK is heading for a lengthy Brexit delay

March 29, 2019 12:06 pm

Is the UK destined for a general election?

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Nigel Farage: Pints, pretty girls and the March to Leave

March 28, 2019 1:45 pm

A week in the life of the former Ukip leader

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Imagine the uproar if Remain had won, but MPs then made Britain leave

March 28, 2019 1:32 pm

Throughout this three-year circus, a favorite Europhilic weapon of choice has been sheer bafflement

brexit voters

Isn’t it time we forgave Brexit voters?

March 28, 2019 1:18 pm

Let’s Remain in the reassuringly authoritarian arms of the EU forever and ever

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The real Russiagate: why are the press ignoring Putin’s troops in Venezuela?

March 28, 2019 11:27 am

Yet again, the US media sidesteps important foreign policy coverage

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In Ukraine’s presidential elections, life is imitating Netflix

March 28, 2019 9:34 am

Can Volodymyr Zelensky go from comedy star to the leader of Ukraine?

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Theresa May plays her final card: if her deal passes, she’ll go

March 27, 2019 2:56 pm

Her deal had no chance of passing without her offer to stand down

trump-russia

How did the media get the Trump-Russia story so wrong?

March 27, 2019 11:53 am

For some in Washington, Mueller was a cross between Superman and Santa Claus

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Prince Charles’s trip to Cuba is a big mistake

March 26, 2019 12:20 pm

The royal trip may be historic, but no matter how you spin it, commercially, it is a complete waste of time

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What is Theresa May’s plan? Don’t ask her ministers…

March 25, 2019 10:31 am

‘Reading tea leaves would be easier’

lebanonization

The Lebanonization of America

March 24, 2019 1:27 pm

The left’s ambitious identity politics agenda could make the United States a lot more like Lebanon

netanyahu

With Trump’s endorsement, Netanyahu may survive

March 22, 2019 4:01 pm

This election is not about policies or ideology. Just a referendum on Netanyahu’s remaining in power. And the Israeli public is split down the middle

golan heights

Trump’s Golan Heights stance is a big gift for Netanyahu – but the real beneficiary is Putin

March 22, 2019 11:53 am

What chance does Ukraine have of getting Crimea back if this is the precedent?

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Is the Middle East now calmer than the West?

March 21, 2019 4:28 pm

People always think that wherever they are is the center of the world, but I always feel that Jerusalem actually is

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Why Greeks abhor and applaud Brexit

March 21, 2019 1:51 pm

British imperiousness appeals to Europe’s disenfranchised south

brexit strategy

Theresa May’s Brexit strategy has humiliated Britain

March 21, 2019 12:20 pm

And the Tories may never recover

new zealand

We thought New Zealand was safe from extremism. We were wrong

March 21, 2019 11:37 am

The attack has revealed the ugly rise of white supremacy

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Ghosts of the Balkan wars are returning in unlikely places

March 20, 2019 4:57 pm

What links the Christchurch killer with Serb leaders from the Nineties?

islamic state

‘The Islamic State will never die’

March 20, 2019 11:35 am

Their territory is gone but the jihadis are always with us

nuke fest

How I learned to start worrying and fear the bomb

March 19, 2019 12:30 pm

Tensions between Russia and the US were on open display at ‘#NUKEFEST’

christchurch blame

Who should we blame for the New Zealand atrocity?

March 18, 2019 6:04 pm

Apart from the Christchurch gunman himself, it isn’t clear that anyone else is responsible for the massacre

theresa may resign

Theresa May should pledge to resign – it’s not too late to save her legacy

March 18, 2019 3:22 pm

No one can be certain whether her departure would result in the deal passing, but it would certainly make it more likely

macron

Emmanuel Macron has saved himself from political crisis – for now

March 17, 2019 11:37 am

The gilets jaunes have lost much of their momentum

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The most shocking thing about Trump’s Brexit comments? He’s right

March 14, 2019 2:04 pm

The president has been more consistent on how to leave the EU than most British politicians