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Boris Johnson denies raising Turkey in Brexit campaign

The former U.K. Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson | Christopher Furlong/Getty Images Boris Johnson denies raising Turkey in Brexit campaign The former Foreign Secretary called for a Brexit to ‘bring this country together.’ By Galaxy Henry 1/18/19, 5:05 PM CET Updated 1/18/19, 5:07 PM CET Former Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson came under fire for claiming at…

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Germany to UK: We will miss you, please stay

Secretary-General of the Christian Democratic Union (CDU) Annegret Kramp-Karrenbauer | Odd andersen/AFP via Getty Images Germany to UK: We will miss you, please stay Last-minute plea letter signed by MPs, senior figures from the industry and artists urged Brits to remain in EU. By Judith Mischke 1/18/19, 12:35 PM CET Updated 1/18/19, 2:18 PM CET…

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Maas: EU should discuss whether to reopen Brexit deal

German Foreign Minister Heiko Maas | Clemens Bilan/EPA Maas: EU should discuss whether to reopen Brexit deal Germany’s foreign minister says reopening Brexit deal would need approval of all EU27 members. By Eline Schaart 1/18/19, 10:54 AM CET Updated 1/18/19, 6:21 PM CET German Foreign Minister Heiko Maas said the EU will have to talk about…

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Theresa May to skip Davos as Brexit crisis rolls on

British Prime Minister Theresa May | Dan Kitwood/Getty Images Theresa May to skip Davos as Brexit crisis rolls on UK prime minister joins Trump and Macron on stay-away list. By Charlie Cooper 1/17/19, 6:39 PM CET Updated 1/17/19, 6:44 PM CET LONDON — U.K. Prime Minister Theresa May will not attend this year’s World Economic…

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Hitachi pullout leaves UK nuclear plans in tatters

Hitachi said Thursday that it is scrapping its nuclear projects in the U.K. — dealing a devastating blow to Britain’s energy policy. The Japanese company has been developing the $28 billion Wylfa Newydd nuclear plant in north Wales and has a second site at Oldbury in South Gloucestershire, England. But it said that failure to strike agreement over…