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Former PM Blair says Britain is a mess

Former British Prime Minister Tony Blair speaks at a Reuters Newsmaker event on “The challenging state of British politics” in London, Britain, November 25, 2019. REUTERS/Toby MelvilleLONDON (Reuters) – Former Prime Minister Tony Blair said on Monday that Britain was in a mess, warning that neither his own Labour Party nor the Conservative Party, led…

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Highlights: Former PM Blair says Britain is a mess

LONDON (Reuters) – Former British Prime Minister Tony Blair said on Monday that Britain was in a mess, warning that neither his own Labour Party nor Prime Minister Boris Johnson’s Conservatives deserved to win a Dec. 12 election. Former British Prime Minister Tony Blair speaks during an interview with Axel Threlfall at a Reuters Newsmaker…

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General election 2019: Boris Johnson launching Welsh manifesto

Image copyright PA Media Image caption The prime minister will set out his pledges for Wales, which includes investments in infrastructure Boris Johnson will visit north Wales on Monday to launch the Conservatives’ Welsh manifesto.The prime minister will promise an “ambitious” growth deal to create an economic boost for communities living along the Wales-England border.…

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At a glance: UK manifestos compared

LONDON — Even the smoothest election campaigns can fall flat over a policy snafu. In the U.K.’s 2017 campaign, the 88-page Tory manifesto tanked Theresa May’s race, despite the former prime minister being on course for a comfortable victory before its publication. By contrast, the Labour manifesto, which was leaked to the press, gave its…

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UK Conservative manifesto explained

Prime Minister Boris Johnson delivers a speech at the launch of his party's manifesto at Telford International Centre on November 24, 2019 in Telford, England | Dan Kitwood/Getty Images UK Conservative manifesto explained A Tory-led government would focus on delivering Brexit, improving the NHS and addressing the cost of living, Boris Johnson said. By Eleni…

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Both UK parties are peddling fantasies, says former PM Blair

LONDON (Reuters) – Prime Minister Boris Johnson and Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn are peddling fantasies before a Dec. 12 election, former British leader Tony Blair will say on Monday, offering his support to “mainstream” politicians. FILE PHOTO: Britain’s former Prime Minister Tony Blair speaks at the Web Summit, in Lisbon, Portugal, November 6, 2019. REUTERS/Pedro…