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Report: Brexit Could be Delayed until Late 2019

Britain's departure from the EU could be delayed until late 2019 as civil servants struggle with the task and French and German elections may hold up the start of exit negotiations, a report said Sunday.

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May Visits Scotland in Fight for Brexit UK Unity

Theresa May was in Scotland on Friday on her first visit as Britain's new prime minister, bidding to maintain unity after a Brexit vote that revived Scottish independence ambitions.

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EU Leaders Urge New UK PM to Start Brexit Divorce

European leaders on Wednesday heaped pressure on Britain's new Prime Minister Theresa May to launch the country's divorce proceedings from the EU, while Russia's Vladimir Putin said he was ready for "constructive dialogue" with David Cameron's successor.

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Hollande Urges Theresa May to Begin Brexit Talks ASAP

French President Francois Hollande congratulated Britain's new Prime Minister Theresa May on her appointment Wednesday and urged her to quickly begin talks on the country's divorce from the EU, the Elysee Palace said.

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Theresa May Becomes Britain PM, Makes Johnson Foreign Minister

Theresa May came under immediate pressure Thursday on her first full day as Britain's new prime minister after a series of surprise appointments to her cabinet, including the gaffe-prone Boris Johnson as foreign minister.

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Falling Pound a Boon for British Tourism

On a sunny afternoon near Big Ben, two weeks since Britain's historic decision to leave the European Union, little has changed for visitors to the capital London except that their visits are now cheaper.

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UK's Iraq War Inquiry Delivers Damning Verdict on Blair

Former British prime minister Tony Blair took his country into a badly planned, woefully executed and legally questionable war in Iraq in 2003, according to the findings of a long-delayed inquiry into Britain's role in the conflict.

The Chilcot report found the decision to join the US-led invasion was taken before all other options had been exhausted and on the basis of false intelligence.

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EU's Juncker Criticizes 'Sad Heroes of Brexit'

European Commission head Jean-Claude Juncker sharply criticized politicians Nigel Farage and Boris Johnson as the "sad heroes" of Brexit who backed out of leading Britain through the EU exit they had campaigned for.

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Brexit Stokes Feuds on Future of Europe

The European Union reacted to the shock of Brexit with a show of unity, but deep divisions quickly resurfaced about the path ahead -- whether to seek "more Europe" or less.

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Seven Years On, UK's Iraq Inquiry Gives Its Verdict

Seven years after it began, the official inquiry into Britain's role in the Iraq war finally reports on Wednesday with former prime minister Tony Blair expected to face severe criticism.

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