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February 7, 2017

Brexit rebellion avoided after ‘meaningful vote’ offer

The government has seen off an attempt to add conditions to its Brexit bill as a Conservative rebellion was avoided. MPs rejected a bid by Labour’s Chris Leslie to force the government to consult Parliament on the deal struck with the…

New President Takes Charge in Haiti

Haiti officially has a new elected president. Jovenel Moise was installed this morning as the French speaking nation’s 58th president in a brief ceremony that was attended by former President Michel Martelly, as well as Caribbean and…

Trump says terror attacks ‘under-reported’

US President Donald Trump has accused the media of under-reporting terror attacks, and produced a list to back up his claim. Is he right? While on a visit to US Central Command, a wing of the Department of Defense, he warned of the danger…