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Brexit deal in hand, Boris Johnson faces an uphill struggle in parliament

Britain’s opposition Labour Party is determined to reject the agreement and defeat Johnson at the polls, and others are hoping to force a second referendum that could reverse Brexit altogether.

UK Brexit plan has ‘decent chance’ in key vote on Saturday: Finance minister

Javid rejected calls from some members of parliament for an economic impact assessment of the agreement struck by Prime Minister Boris Johnson and the EU earlier on Thursday which now needs approval by lawmakers.

UK heading for ‘fairly hard’ Brexit if Johnson deal passes

Compared with the deal his predecessor Theresa May reached last year - which parliament rejected three times - Johnson's deal aims for less regulatory alignment with the EU, and greater trade barriers between Britain and its largest trading partner.

Donald Trump’s golf resort in Miami to host next year’s G-7 Summit: White House

This appears to be the first time in American history that a president has given such a massive contract to himself. White House acting chief of staff Mick Mulvaney told reporters the summit would take place there on June 10-12 next year.

Britain, EU reach Brexit deal, PM Boris Johnson now faces Parliament hurdle

The Brexit deal, which needs renegotiation of the Withdrawal Agreement in time for an October 31 deadline by both UK and the EU, still needs to be approved by the UK parliament.

UK PM Boris Johnson tweets ‘great’ new Brexit deal with EU

"We've got a great new deal that takes back control.. Now parliament should get Brexit done on Saturday so we can move on to other priorities like the cost of living, the NHS, violent crime and our environment," Boris Johnson said in a tweet.

Trump on Turkey-Syria conflict: ‘It’s not our border’

Trump's move opened the door for Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan to launch an offensive against Syrian Kurds. Despite this, Trump on Friday denied having approved such a move in any way.

Trump warned Erdogan in letter: ‘Don’t be a tough guy’ or ‘a fool’

Trump had the letter released to bolster his view that he did not give Turkey a green light to invade Syria. Many lawmakers have been sharply critical of his decision to remove American forces from the conflict zone.

Spain’s Catalan region rocked by third day of violent unrest

Catalonians enraged over the imprisonment of separatist leaders are presenting Madrid with one of its biggest challenges in months. The latest violence came as protesters began a three-day march to the regional capital.

Kim Jong Un rides white horse on sacred mountain, plans ‘great operation’

It was unclear what the operation might involve, but Kim has often made trips to the sacred mountain at times of major policy endeavours

Mexico deports 311 Indians

The move comes after US President Donald Trump in June threatened tariffs on all Mexican imports if the country did not put a check on people entering America through Mexico's borders.

Brexit deal at hand in Brussels, Boris Johnson struggles to win support at home

If Johnson fails to nail down the terms of Britain's exit from the European Union, or fail to get a deal ratified in the UK house, he will almost certainly have to seek a longer extension of the departure date more than three years after the country voted in a referendum to leave.