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Stay out of it Biden! Fury erupts at US Brexit threats as UK faces being 'two-tiered'

THE UK is in danger of becoming a 'two tier' country and post-Brexit trading arrangements must be overhauled, Britain has insisted in the face of US pressure to drop threats to take unilateral action. In its latest warning, the Government says that Northern Ireland will not be able to reap the full benefits of “freeports” – areas near shipping ports or airports where manufacturers can import goods tariff-free – that are on offer in England, Scotland and Wales unless changes are made.

express.co.uk ,  7 minutes ago 1
Stay out of it Biden! Fury erupts at US Brexit threats as UK faces being 'two-tiered'

Brandon Lewis: EU must agree to renegotiate Protocol, or cause indefinite chaos

Northern Ireland minister tells The Telegraph the key to restoring the executive is now out of the Government's hands It is now ten months since Boris Johnson first published proposals to rewrite sections of the Northern Ireland Protocol in order to resolve the problems ministers believe are harming businesses and threatening the Good Friday Agreement.

telegraph.co.uk ,  1 hour ago 14
Brandon Lewis: EU must agree to renegotiate Protocol, or cause indefinite chaos

The 13 European countries that still require masks on flights despite EU dropping rules

MSN has partnered with The Points Guy for our coverage of credit card products. MSN and The Points Guy may receive a commission from card issuers. The European Union scrapped face mask rules on planes and in airports across the continent earlier this week, but a host of countries continue to enforce them.

msn.com ,  3 hours ago 1
The 13 European countries that still require masks on flights despite EU dropping rules

'A wise man never urinates against the wind' Boris warned over EU backlash to Brexit row

BORIS JOHNSON has been warned not to antagonise the European Union by ripping up large parts of the hated Brexit deal as it would "not make living conditions easier in the UK". Foreign Secretary Liz Truss, who is leading the UK's Brexit negotiations with the European Union, has outlined planned unilateral action to introduce separate "green" and "red" lanes for goods travelling between Great Britain and Northern Ireland.

express.co.uk ,  3 hours ago 2
'A wise man never urinates against the wind' Boris warned over EU backlash to Brexit row

Boris Johnson has turned us into a nation of lawbreakers

Letters to the editor: our readers share their views. Please send your letters to letters@independent.co.uk With his proposal to approve legislation which will override parts of the Northern Ireland Protocol (though no doubt only in “a specific and limited way”), Boris Johnson has shown that not only is he personally willing to break the law with casual insouciance, but that he is happy to make lawbreakers of our entire nation.

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Boris Johnson has turned us into a nation of lawbreakers

COVID: Spain relaxes entry rules for Britons ahead of summer holidays

It follows the Spanish tourist board in London rapidly reversing its decision to open up the country to unvaccinated British travellers back in April. Unvaccinated Britons planning summer holidays in Spain will be able to enter the country more easily as the government is relaxing COVID restrictions. The health requirements for people visiting from the UK and elsewhere outside the EU are now going to be aligned with those from inside the Schengen area.

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COVID: Spain relaxes entry rules for Britons ahead of summer holidays

Explorer: Unswerving Trophy Help anyone?

Genshin Impact Looking for anyone to help me with my final trophy for the Genshin platinum, need someone to join my coop session for the heart shaped rock chest trophy. Of course, if you also need help, I can help u too. Server: EU AR56 - World Level 8

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Explorer: Unswerving Trophy Help anyone?

‘Be bolder!’ Ukraine warns EU 'time is of the essence' as bloc goes soft on sanctions

A UKRAINIAN energy boss has urged the EU to "be bolder" in its attempt to scupper energy links with Vladimir Putin as "time is of the essence", warning the bloc still paying up to '€1billion euros a day' to finance his war. The EU’s REPowerEU, published on Wednesday (May 18) details the bloc’s plot to phase out Russian oil and gas imports by 2027.

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‘Be bolder!’ Ukraine warns EU 'time is of the essence' as bloc goes soft on sanctions

Breaking point: The UK’s real problem with immigration

On the morning of 16 June 2016, Nigel Farage posed for photographs, standing in front of a poster displaying a long line of Syrian refugees crossing the Croatia-Slovenia border. Overlaid were two words in red block capitals: “BREAKING POINT” And underneath: “The EU has failed us all.

swlondoner.co.uk ,  8 hours ago 0
Breaking point: The UK’s real problem with immigration

'Fight, fight, fight!' Russian state host rages over Brussels being a 'branch of NATO'

RUSSIAN state television hosts have fumed at the involvement of European nations in the NATO defence against Putin's invasion of Ukraine. Russian state television hosts raged at the Brussels organisation for supporting the NATO effort against Putin’s invaders in Ukraine. The fiercely pro-war, state-controlled network Russia One suggested the EU had become simply an extension of the international NATO agreement.

express.co.uk ,  9 hours ago 64
'Fight, fight, fight!' Russian state host rages over Brussels being a 'branch of NATO'

BBC shame: Tory MP attacks Brexit-bashing corporation for not fact checking or correcting

John Redwood has slammed the BBC for "finding another US Democrat to reveal ignorance of the EU breaches of the Protocol and EU damage to the Good Friday agreement" as he accuses them of not fact-checking. The broadcaster has been accused of failing its duty to remain unbiased several times when reporting on Brexit news.

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BBC shame: Tory MP attacks Brexit-bashing corporation for not fact checking or correcting

Poles need EU funds as they help Ukrainians, ambassador says

Ukraine’s ambassador to neighbouring Poland has said his nation is grateful for the welcome that Poles have given to millions of Ukrainian refugees, but he hopes the European Union will soon release billions of euros to Poland so that the assistance does not come “at the cost of the Polish people”.

pressandjournal.co.uk ,  11 hours ago 1
Poles need EU funds as they help Ukrainians, ambassador says

Brexit POLL: Should Britain cave to the EU to secure US trade deal after Pelosi's threat?

POST-BREXIT trade deals with the US could be at risk if the UK takes unilateral action over the Northern Ireland protocol, according to US House Speaker, Nancy Pelosi. So do you think Britain should cave to the EU to secure a US trade deal after Ms Pelosi's threat?

express.co.uk ,  11 hours ago 2
Brexit POLL: Should Britain cave to the EU to secure US trade deal after Pelosi's threat?

Brexit punishment plot exposed as ‘bullying’ EU accused of ‘weaponising’ UK integrity

THE EU has been accused of "weaponising Northern Ireland" against the UK in a heated post-Brexit row. Whitehall is planning on drafting a law which would rip up the Protocol as negotiations with Brussels continue to stall. Liz Truss has insisted the Government’s “preference” would be to establish a “negotiated solution” with the bloc, though reports in recent weeks suggest its own negotiators are unwilling to budge from their current position.

express.co.uk ,  11 hours ago 2
Brexit punishment plot exposed as ‘bullying’ EU accused of ‘weaponising’ UK integrity

Abortion in EU: Fragile progress — and tightened laws

| 4h ago Although abortion is broadly available across the European Union, observers point to developments that endanger such access. DW looks at four EU countries with diverging policies. From Ireland to Spain, EU countries have been overhauling abortion laws, rolling back measures that made it difficult — or illegal — to access safe care for the procedure.

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Abortion in EU: Fragile progress — and tightened laws