HMS Queen Elizabeth aircraft carrier heads to US to carry first aircraft

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Royal Navy American F-35s to be used for test flights but first landing is likely to be by a British pilot HMS Queen Elizabeth before setting off across the Atlantic. Photograph: Andrew Matthews/PA The captain of HMS Queen Elizabeth, Britain’s new aircraft carrier, warned Läs mer…

Government given two weeks to respond to Brexit legal challenge

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Brexit Group representing Britons living in EU countries argues referendum was not fair vote Theresa May’s government insists the legal action is out of time and a similar challenge has been dismissed. Photograph: Matt Dunham/PA Government lawyers have been given a two-week deadline to Läs mer…

Denmark says time is running out to avoid no-deal Brexit

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Brexit Danish finance minister says he agrees with assessment that chance of no deal is 50-50 Jensen said Theresa May’s Chequers plan was a ‘realistic proposal for good negotiations’. Photograph: Olivier Hoslet/EPA Time is running out to strike a Brexit deal, according to the Läs mer…

Yemen school bus bombing 'one of 50 strikes on civilian vehicles this year'

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Yemen Human Rights Watch says Saudi monitoring body set up to investigate civilian casualties fails to find fault in most cases Mourners carry the coffin of a child at the funeral procession for those killed in an airstrike on a bus in Yemen. Photograph: Läs mer…

Brussels rebuffs idea of escalating Brexit talks to leaders' summit

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Brexit Officials dismiss hopes that May could break deadlock by negotiating with states directly Theresa May with the French president, Emmanuel Macron, earlier this month. Photograph: Sebastien Nogier/AP European officials have poured cold water on hopes that Theresa May could negotiate Brexit with other Läs mer…

British expats in EU launch Brexit legal challenge

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Brexit Group says leave campaign broke electoral law, making 2016 vote unconstitutional Campaigners take part in a protest outside the High Court as they start legal action to stop Article 50epa06802078 Anti-Brexit campaigners take part in a protest outside the High Court, London, 12 Läs mer…