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By ethan / October 18, 2017

RT UKhttps://www.rt.com/uk/</link> RT UKenRThttps://www.rt.com/static/img/logo-rss.pngRT UKhttps://www.rt.com</link> 12540Including RT among British channels gives viewers more balance – Ken Livingstone, fmr London mayorhttps://www.rt.com/uk/407108-boris-johnson-rt-scandal/ Being confined to just watching British television or reading British papers will not give people all the information they need, Ken Livingstone, former London mayor, told RT. James Dornan, Scottish Parliament member, also provided his […]

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‘Social cleansing’: Councils buying rough sleepers one-way tickets to get them out of town

By ethan / October 18, 2017

Local councils across England have been accused of “social cleansing” because they are regularly buying one-way tickets for homeless people to get them to leave town. The “reconnection” strategy has been described as worrying by homelessness charities. Read more The BBC’s Victoria Derbyshire program revealed on Tuesday that councils are paying rough sleepers up to […]

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MI5 chief says ‘diverse’ Islamist threat to UK growing at ‘previously unseen scale & pace’

By ethan / October 18, 2017

Britain’s top domestic intelligence officer has warned that Britain is under unprecedented threat from Islamist terrorists, and says that 20 plots have been foiled in the past four years, while future successful attacks are inevitable. “That threat is multi-dimensional, evolving rapidly and operating at a scale and pace we’ve not seen before,” Andrew Parker, the […]

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Foreign takeovers: Does Britain think Chinese companies threaten its national security?

By ethan / October 17, 2017

British companies could receive added protection from foreign takeovers under new government proposals – just months after Theresa May cast doubt on a nuclear-power-station deal with China. The proposals have been presented as being “in the interests of national security.” May suspended progress on a nuclear-power plant being built in Somerset, in which the Chinese […]

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Pro-Palestine posters on Balfour centenary ‘censored’ by London transport authority

By ethan / October 17, 2017

Transport for London (TfL) has been accused of censorship after refusing to allow campaigners to display posters giving the Palestinian perspective on the Balfour Declaration. The posters were designed to mark the 100th anniversary of the colonial-era document that led to the creation of Israel. The declaration, signed on November 2, 1917, saw then-foreign secretary […]

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Boundary review: Are the Tories rigging Parliament to repair their lost majority?

By ethan / October 17, 2017

A plan to slash the number of MPs and redraw constituencies across Britain will be hit with furious opposition amid accusations the Tory government is trying to boost its majority by undemocratic means. The boundary review, published on Tuesday, reveals the plan to cut 50 parliamentary seats, reducing the number of MPs to 600 in […]

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Kurdish protesters attack Iraqi embassy in London (VIDEOS, PHOTOS)

By ethan / October 17, 2017

Published time: 16 Oct, 2017 21:11 Edited time: 17 Oct, 2017 02:17 Kurdish protesters staged a demonstration outside the Iraqi embassy in London as the country’s military continued its assault on the Kurdish city of Kirkuk in the north of Iraq. Protesters gathered outside the embassy on Monday afternoon as the Iraqi military closed in […]

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