https://english.alahednews.com.lb/nicons/rsslogo.png https://english.alahednews.com.lb/ Alahednews https://english.alahednews.com.lb/ Alahednews UK Parliament Set to Elect New Speaker on Eve of Dissolution Bercow had previously said he would be standing down on the Brexit deadline or in the case of an early general election being held. https://english.alahednews.com.lb/50376/456 UK Parliament Approves Holding Snap General Election on December 12 The UK parliament approved holding a snap general election on December 12. https://english.alahednews.com.lb/50315/456 UK Parliament Rejects December Snap Elections UK parliament rejects December snap elections in fresh blow to Boris Johnson. https://english.alahednews.com.lb/50305/456 EU «Very Unlikely» to Decide on Brexit Delay before Tuesday A senior EU official has said the bloc is ’very unlikely’ to decide on an extension to Brexit negotiations. https://english.alahednews.com.lb/50284/456 Boris Johnson Will Pursue Brexit Plans If Lawmakers Reject Election Johnson will push ahead with plans to leave the European Union and with the government’s domestic agenda if lawmakers fail to back a snap election. https://english.alahednews.com.lb/50268/456 UK Police Finds 39 Bodies in Truck Container British police said 39 bodies were found near London in the container of a truck. https://english.alahednews.com.lb/50243/456 British Pound Falls after UK Members of Parliament Delay Key Brexit Vote The British pound fell against the dollar after currency markets opened in Asia. https://english.alahednews.com.lb/50201/456 UK, EU Strike Brexit Deal, Urge MPs to Back It EU leaders endorsed a hard-fought Brexit deal with the UK. https://english.alahednews.com.lb/50186/456 Brexit Deal with London Still Possible This Week - EU Chief Negotiator Barnier urged London on Tuesday to decide on the Brexit agreement as soon as possible. https://english.alahednews.com.lb/50141/456 Unveiling UK Gov’t Plan, Queen Elizabeth Says Priority Is to Exit EU on Oct 31 Unveiling UK government plan, Queen Elizabeth says priority is to exit EU on October 31. https://english.alahednews.com.lb/50128/456 Boris Johnson Says Brexit Deal Still Possible Johnson told his Cabinet Sunday that a last-minute Brexit deal was still a possibility. https://english.alahednews.com.lb/50121/456 London Police Arrest 276 Climate Change Protestors London Metropolitan Police arrested 276 people taking part in climate change protests. https://english.alahednews.com.lb/50031/456 Macron Urges Johnson to Discuss Brexit Proposal with EU Chief Negotiator Macron urged Johnson to engage in discussions with the EU’s chief negotiator, https://english.alahednews.com.lb/50011/456 End of The Colorful Era: British Speaker Steps down A colorful era in British parliamentary history is coming to a close. https://english.alahednews.com.lb/50003/456 EU Rejects UK’s Request for Weekend Talks on Brexit The EU rejected a request from the UK for intensive weekend negotiations two weeks before an EU summit. https://english.alahednews.com.lb/49998/456 Irish Minister: UK Brexit Proposals on Border Are Basis for Talks Irish Finance Minister said that the UK’s Brexit proposal is basis for discussion and not for an agreement. https://english.alahednews.com.lb/49968/456 UK to Fly Back 5k People after Thomas Cook Collapse The United Kingdom is to return another 5,000 people after the collapse of Thomas Cook travel group. https://english.alahednews.com.lb/49961/456 Boris Johnson to Set Out Details of ’Final’ Brexit Offer Johnson will set out details of his ’final’ negotiating offer to the EU on Wednesday in pursuit of a ’fair and reasonable’ Brexit compromi https://english.alahednews.com.lb/49956/456 Boris Johnson Says: ’Either Topple Me or Let Me Deliver Brexit’ Johnson goaded the opposition Labor Party Wednesday, telling its leader to either try to topple him or, if not, to stand aside. https://english.alahednews.com.lb/49880/456 UK PM Johnson to Update Parliament on Supreme Court Ruling UK PM Johnson will update the parliament on the Supreme Court ruling. https://english.alahednews.com.lb/49873/456 Boris Johnson Will Respect Supreme Court’s Ruling That His Parliament Prorogation Was Illegal Johnson said the United Kingdom should have a general election. https://english.alahednews.com.lb/49863/456 British PM Calls for ‘New’ Iran Deal, Tehran Says First Comply With Old One Johnson called for a “new” nuclear deal with Iran, raising questions if London will now follow Washington in abandoning the existing agreement. https://english.alahednews.com.lb/49853/456 UK Supreme Court to Finish Hearing Case against PM Johnson The UK’s Supreme Court will hear a third and final day of legal arguments against PM Johnson. https://english.alahednews.com.lb/49793/456 Brexit Will Be Delayed Again When UK PM Johnson’s Deal Falls Brexit campaigner said the UK’s departure from the EU will be delayed again if Johnson’s deal fails. https://english.alahednews.com.lb/49760/456 Brexit Chaos: UK MPs Vote against Early Election, House Speaker to Step down MPs passed a motion demanding the government publish all documents relating to Operation Yellowhammer https://english.alahednews.com.lb/49724/456