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UK’S RWANDA POLICY SETS WORRYING PRECEDENT, SAYS UN COMMISSIONER

In a vast glass-fronted building in Geneva, UN Assistant High Commissioner Gillian Triggs arrives with a camera crew following her every move. "They're making a film about who we are and what we do. It's months of work," she tells me.The United Nations High Commissioner For Refugees (UNHCR) has arguably never been busier. A pre-existing… Continue reading UK’S RWANDA POLICY SETS WORRYING PRECEDENT, SAYS UN COMMISSIONER

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UPDATES: PM BORIS JOHNSON CONFIDENCE VOTE

Boris Johnson will face a confidence vote on Monday that could end his time as Britain's Prime Minister.The vote was triggered by disgruntled Conservative MPs. If more than half vote to oust him, he will be forced to resign.Conservative lawmakers will vote on Johnson's from 6 p.m. local time (1 p.m. ET) on Monday. Johnson's… Continue reading UPDATES: PM BORIS JOHNSON CONFIDENCE VOTE

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BREAKING: UK PM BORIS JOHNSON TO FACE CONFIDENCE VOTE ON MONDAY

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson to face a confidence vote today Monday, Graham Brady, chair of the 1922 backbench committee of Conservative MPs (Members of Parliament), has confirmed."The threshold of 15 percent of the parliamentary party seeking a vote of confidence in the leader of the Conservative Party has been exceeded," Brady wrote in a… Continue reading BREAKING: UK PM BORIS JOHNSON TO FACE CONFIDENCE VOTE ON MONDAY

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WE DIDN’T DESIGNATE IPOB AS TERRORIST ORGANISATION – UK CLARIFIED

The United Kingdom has clarified that it did not designate the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) as a terrorist organisation.The clarification comes after it emerged that the UK sought to exclude IPOB members who have committed human rights abuses from its asylum program. Nigeria President Buhari, British Prime Minister Boris Johnson, IPOB Leader Mazi Nnamdi… Continue reading WE DIDN’T DESIGNATE IPOB AS TERRORIST ORGANISATION – UK CLARIFIED

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ZELENSKYY BRACES FOR ‘HARD BATTLE,’ JOHNSON VISITS KYIV AND OFFERS AID

Ukraine is ready for a tough battle with Russian forces amassing in the east of the country, President Volodymyr Zelenskyy said on Saturday, and British Prime Minister Boris Johnson offered fresh financial and military support during a surprise visit to Kyiv.At a meeting in the Ukrainian capital, Johnson told Zelenskyy that Britain would provide armored… Continue reading ZELENSKYY BRACES FOR ‘HARD BATTLE,’ JOHNSON VISITS KYIV AND OFFERS AID