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November 5, 2018 6:10 AM Iran president says country will 'proudly' break US sanctions by selling oil

Hassan Rouhani said on state TV on Monday that his nation is "confronting a bullying power" in a "situation of economic war". Hassan Rouhani, who also referred to the US as a "bullying power", made the announcement in a meeting with economists that was broadcast on state TV. The Iranian president said: "America wanted to cut to zero Iran's oil sales 95

November 2, 2018 3:13 PM Questions raised over '30-year-old' secondary school pupil in Ipswich

The man, who is thought to be an asylum seeker from Iran, reportedly lied about his age in order to gain GCSE qualifications. It is thought the Year 11 pupil is an asylum seeker who joined Stoke High School in September this year. One student at the school shared a photograph of him on Snapchat, commenting: "How's there a 30 year old man in our maths 41

November 1, 2018 8:35 AM Austria RAILS AGAINST Brussels with UN migrant pact boycott

AUSTRIA has sent shockwaves across the EU by ramping up the rhetoric on migration and refusing to sign an international agreement - breaking ranks with European leaders. Chancellor Sebastian Kurz said he was pulling out of the Global Compact for Safe, Orderly and Regular Migration pact to in a bid to “defend his country's national sovereignty”. The pact, originally 56

October 31, 2018 3:21 PM EU must BEG Brexit Britain to STAY in a NEW Europe warns Nicolas Sarkozy

EUROPE should be bending over backwards to woo Britain back to the EU and scrap any out-of-date Euro rules which stand in the way of this, former French President Nicolas Sarkozy warned today. Mr Sarkozy, who was in power from 2007 to 2012 before being replaced by leftist François Hollande, said a ‘new Europe’ was needed, one which scrapped out of date rules 47

October 26, 2018 2:40 PM Brexit won't ruin Strictly Come Dancing

Downing Street has reassured fans of Strictly Come Dancing that the show is not at risk from Brexit, following claims by Sir Vince Cable. Sir Vince - who appeared on the the Strictly Christmas special in 2010 - said a "cack-handed" immigration policy could stop dancers from the EU appearing on the show. The Lib Dem leader made the comments after a meeting 41

October 22, 2018 12:56 PM Trump declares national emergency over US-bound migrant caravan

Referring to the caravan from Honduras, the president tweeted: "Sadly, it looks like Mexico's Police and Military are unable to stop the Caravan heading to the Southern Border of the United States. "I have alerted Border patrol and Military that this is a National Emergency." He added that the US would begin "cutting off, or substantially reducing aid" to three 34

October 19, 2018 4:31 PM Macron revolt: Parliament passes plan for £1,300 tax break to home a refugee

THE French will be able to claim a “solidarity” tax break in exchange for opening their home to a refugee under a controversial new measure adopted by the nation’s parliament. Far-right chief Marine Le Pen also excoriated the move, saying in a Twitter post that the Macron administration “sparked outrage every day”. In a statement published the next day, Mrs Le Pen, a fierce 68

October 19, 2018 1:17 AM Donald Trump claims illegal immigrants entering US because he made America ’SO GREAT'

DONALD Trump told his supporters during a rally in Montana on Thursday that he is responsible for illegal immigration because he made America “so great”. Since his candidacy, Trump has called for the building of a wall on the border and has repeatedly stated that Mexico will pay for it. Mexico has continually denied that they will conform to the President’s 31

October 18, 2018 8:22 PM Donald Trump threatens to CLOSE border with Mexico

DONALD Trump has threatened to close his country’s southern border to prevent migrants, “including many criminals”, coming from Central America entering the United States - as a group of 4,000 people approach Mexico. In a series of raging tweets, the US president urged Mexico to “stop this onslaught” and prevent the would-be immigrants from entering 64

October 18, 2018 12:59 PM Trump threatens to send army to US-Mexico border in migrant row

The threat comes as thousands of Honduran migrants travel through Guatemala to Mexico in the hope of reaching the US. The US president tweeted: "I am watching the Democrat Party led (because they want Open Borders and existing weak laws) assault on our country by Guatemala, Honduras and El Salvador, whose leaders are doing little to stop this large flow of people 64