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Two-third of voters in Tory marginals want NHS exempt from US trade pact

Two-third of voters in Tory marginals want NHS exempt from US trade pact

TTIP being negotiated between EU and US threatens to make privatisation of UK health services permanent, say critics. Read more…

Posted by admin - August 8, 2014 at 08:30

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Ukraine: Russian military intervention would be grave error US warns

Ukraine: Russian military intervention would be grave error US warns

Crimea’s key airport and parliament building apparently held by pro-Russian forces as Russian troops mobilise on peninsula. Read more…

Posted by admin - March 1, 2014 at 10:37

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Iran to implement nuclear deal as Obama repeats Congress sanctions plea

Iran to implement nuclear deal as Obama repeats Congress sanctions plea

John Kerry says Tehran will start to implement November’s ‘comprehensive agreement’ on 20 January. Read more…

Posted by admin - January 13, 2014 at 09:21

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Iran seals nuclear deal with west in return for sanctions relief

Iran seals nuclear deal with west in return for sanctions relief

Barack Obama hails historic accord as first step towards resolution of decade-old impasse over Iran’s nuclear programme. Read more…

Posted by admin - November 24, 2013 at 10:40

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US’s cheap energy pricing out UK industry

US’s cheap energy pricing out UK industry

America’s shale gas boom allows it to offer low energy prices to power-intensive industries as cost climbs in Europe. Read more…

Posted by admin - November 13, 2013 at 09:48

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Why the Obamacare website was doomed

Why the Obamacare website was doomed

The shambles of Barack Obama’s healthcare launch recalled many similar British computer meltdowns. Read more…

Posted by admin - November 3, 2013 at 11:24

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US could default on its debt obligations by mid-October thinktank warns

US could default on its debt obligations by mid-October thinktank warns

Bipartisan Policy Center says default could come unless Washington agrees new legislation to raise borrowing limit. Read more…

Posted by admin - September 10, 2013 at 19:25

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US-led attack on Syria reduced to ‘coalition a deux’

US-led attack on Syria reduced to ‘coalition a deux’

Barack Obama may get broad political support to punish Bashar al-Assad, but only France looks likely to join in military action. Read more…

Posted by admin - August 31, 2013 at 11:40

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John Kerry statement on Syria polarises world leaders

John Kerry statement on Syria polarises world leaders

Iran and Russia stand alongside Bashar al-Assad’s regime while the UK, France and Australia follow Washington’s lead. Read more…

Posted by admin - August 27, 2013 at 18:28

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Syria crisis: UK armed forces ‘making contingency plans’ for military action

Syria crisis: UK armed forces ‘making contingency plans’ for military action

No 10 says Britain and US will not be bound by findings of UN weapons team investigating chemical attack. Read more…

Posted by admin -  at 14:09

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