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October 18, 2019

Last week in 5 quotes

How Boris Johnson won through with brinkmanship and ‘love bombs’ After over three years of…
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October 18, 2019

17th October Briefing: Netflix earnings, Hong Kong protests, striking workers and more…

Hong Kong chief's speech disrupted Carrie Lam, the Chief Executive of Hong Kong, was speaking…
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October 17, 2019

October 16th Briefing: global growth, democratic debates, Brexit breakthrough and more…

Democratic candidates debate again Twelve candidates for the Democratic Party’s nomination for the presidential election…
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October 17, 2019

15th October Briefing: the Queen’s speech, Catalan’s jailed, economics prize awarded and more…

Queen’s speech opens Parliament Opposition politicians dismissed yesterday’s Queen’s speech as an election manifesto. The…
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October 16, 2019

14th October Briefing: typhoon hits Japan, Kurds look for help, Poland’s election and more…

Record storm hits Japan Typhoon Hagibis made landfall in Japan over the weekend, bringing with…
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October 12, 2019

11th October Briefing: Iran’s fans, two Nobel winners, WeWork’s money and more…

Irish leader says Brexit deal possible A meeting between Irish Taoiseach Leo Varadkar and British…
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October 11, 2019

10th October Briefing: Turkish invasion, tech tax plan, Nobel prizes and more…

Turkey starts invasion of northern Syria Turkish armed forces started their expected campaign against Kurdish…
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October 11, 2019

9th October Briefing: Brexit jeopardy, Trump obstinacy, UK productivity and more…

Brexit deal in jeopardy Sources from 10 Downing Street have said that a Brexit deal…
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October 11, 2019

8th October Briefing: Kurds abandoned, climate protests, LSE deal collapses and more…

Climate protests hit London Extinction Rebellion, a climate protest group, began its planned two weeks…
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October 8, 2019

7th October Briefing: Nobel prizes, another whistleblower, Portugal’s socialists and more…

Hong Kong protests defy ban Protestors in Hong Kong marched once again this weekend. Many…
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