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EU and UK's 'sausage war' sizzles at G7 as Macron and Johnson spar

Jun 14 2021

CARBIS BAY, England (Reuters) -Growing tensions between Britain and the European Union threatened to overshadow the Group of Seven summit's conclusion on Sunday, with London accusing France of "offensive" remarks that Northern Ireland was not part of the United Kingdom. | Video

UK's Johnson set to announce delay to end of COVID restrictions

Jun 13 2021

LONDON, June 14 British Prime Minister Boris Johnson is expected to announce on Monday that the end of COVID-19 restrictions will be delayed following concern about the rapid rise of infections of the Delta variant of the coronavirus.

Are you supposed to be enjoying yourselves? Queen Elizabeth asks G7

Jun 12 2021

ST BLAZEY, England Britain's Queen Elizabeth met U.S. President Joe Biden under the canopy of the world's largest indoor rainforest on Friday as she hosted a reception for leaders of the Group of Seven richest nations, who are holding a three-day summit. | Video

Biden and Johnson watch on in blimp form as protesters demand G7 action

Jun 12 2021

FALMOUTH, England Blimps of Joe Biden and Boris Johnson floated off the Cornish coast on Friday as hundreds of protesters targeted the G7 summit in southwest England to demand action on the climate, poverty and COVID-19. | Video

From blimps to Pikachus, protesters gather to demand G7 action

Jun 11 2021

FALMOUTH, England, June 11 From blimps of U.S. President Joe Biden and British Prime Minister Boris Johnson to activists dressed in Pikachu costumes, hundreds of protesters have targeted the G7 summit in southwest England to demand action on the climate, poverty and COVID-19.

'We will be annoying': Thousands of UK police poised for G7 protests

Jun 08 2021

CARBIS BAY, England Thousands of police have been drafted in from across Britain to beef up security for what organisers promise will be disruptive and "annoying" protests when G7 leaders gather for a summit this week. | Video

Meghan and Harry name baby daughter after Queen Elizabeth and Diana

Jun 07 2021

SANTA BARBARA, Calif./LONDON (Reuters) -Meghan, Britain's Duchess of Sussex, has given birth to her second child, a girl, whom she and husband Prince Harry have named after Queen Elizabeth and his late mother Princess Diana. | Video

UK's Johnson calls on G7 to vaccinate world by end of 2022

Jun 05 2021

LONDON British Prime Minister Boris Johnson on Saturday called for leaders of the Group of Seven (G7) rich nations to make a commitment to vaccinate the entire world against COVID-19 by the end of 2022 when they meet in Britain next week.

UK's Johnson calls on G7 to vaccinate world by end of 2022

Jun 05 2021

LONDON, June 5 British Prime Minister Boris Johnson on Saturday called for leaders of the Group of Seven (G7) rich nations to make a commitment to vaccinate the entire world against COVID-19 by the end of 2022 when they meet in Britain next week.

UK PM acted unwisely over home refurbishment but no conflict of interest - report

May 28 2021

LONDON British Prime Minister Boris Johnson "unwisely" allowed a refurbishment of his residence to proceed without more rigorous consideration of how it would be funded but did not break the ministerial code of conduct, an official report said on Friday.

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