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‘Absolutely not’: PM Johnson denies lying to Queen Elizabeth in Brexit crisis

LONDON (Reuters) – Prime Minister Boris Johnson on Thursday denied lying to Queen Elizabeth over the reasons for suspending the British parliament after a court ruled his decision was unlawful and opponents called for lawmakers to be recalled to discuss Brexit. Since Johnson won the top job in July, Britain’s Brexit crisis has spun more…

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Luxembourg PM sees no grounds for Brexit extension for now

FILE PHOTO: Luxembourg’s Prime Minister Xavier Bettel arrives to take part in a European Union leaders summit, in Brussels, Belgium July 2, 2019. Geoffroy Van Der Hasselt/Pool via REUTERSLUXEMBOURG (Reuters) – Luxembourg Prime Minister Xavier Bettel said on Thursday that there were currently no grounds for the bloc to agree to delay Brexit again should…

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Johnson denies lying to Queen over Parliament suspension

Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionBoris Johnson says he did not lie to the Queen Boris Johnson has denied lying to the Queen over the advice he gave her over the five-week suspension of Parliament. The prime minister was speaking after Scotland’s highest civil court ruled on Wednesday the shutdown was unlawful.Asked…

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No-deal Brexit legal challenge dismissed by Belfast judge

Image copyright PAcemaker Image caption Raymond McCord’s son was murdered by loyalist paramilitaries in 1997 A judge at the High Court in Belfast has dismissed a legal challenge against a no-deal Brexit.One of the three cases brought was by the victims’ campaigner Raymond McCord who plans to appeal the decision.The court heard arguments that a…

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German foreign minister sees chance of avoiding disorderly Brexit

German Foreign Minister Heiko Maas speaks during the budget debate in the Bundestag, the lower house of parliament in Berlin, Germany September 11, 2019. REUTERS/Axel SchmidtBERLIN (Reuters) – There is still a chance of avoiding a disorderly Brexit, but Germany is well prepared should Britain crash out of the European Union without a deal, German…