British Prime Minister Boris Johnson is set to welcome President Joe Biden to Cornwall, England, for a bilateral meeting where the pair will discuss a new “Atlantic Charter.” CNN’s Nic Robertson reports.
Former President Donald Trump pressed the Justice Department during his waning weeks in office to join his failed effort to overturn his election defeat based on his false claims of voting fraud, but its leaders refused, with one decrying the "pure insanity" of the claims, documents released on Tuesday showed. This report produced by Yahaira Jacquez.
The co-founders of an independent music festival have been left 'devastated' after being forced to cancel the event because of England's extended lockdown.The Black Deer Festival was due to take place at Eridge Park in Kent from June 25-27. Co-founders Gill Tee, 65, and Debs Shilling, 55, cancelled the event after Boris Johnson delayed the end of England's lockdown from June 21 to at least July 19.Ms Tee, a former events organiser, told the PA Media news agency she knew of people in the festival industry who had taken their own lives as a result of lockdown.
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Boris Johnson has insisted British farmers will benefit from the UK’s free trade deal with Australia, the first to be negotiated from scratch since Brexit.The Prime Minister said it was “good news” for services and manufacturers in the UK, with British products such as cars, Scotch whisky and confectionery set to be cheaper to sell to Australia because of the tariff-free agreement.
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The delay in lifting all coronavirus restrictions on weddings is a “slap in the face” for couples, one bride-to-be has said.Boris Johnson told a Downing Street briefing on Monday that the current 30-person cap for ceremonies and receptions will still be lifted on June 21, but venues will have to limit numbers and activities based on space.The Government website has been updated to state that “some restrictions” will need to be enforced at weddings and commemorative events, including table service only, social distancing, face coverings and “restrictions on singing and dancing”, amid a delay to the planned final stage of lockdown easing.
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The Queen has hosted the US President and First Lady for tea at Windsor Castle. Joe Biden and his wife Jill travelled to the Berkshire royal residence on Marine One on Sunday after attending the G7 summit in Cornwall.
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Boris Johnson insists Brexit has taken up only a small part of the G7 summit's time.However the Prime Minister did say at the close-of-summit press conference in Cornwall that "of course we make the point continuously we are part of one great, indivisible United Kingdom".
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During US Secretary of State Antony Blinken’s visit to Ramallah in the West Bank, he met several political leaders as well as what were billed as representatives of Palestinian Civil Society. Among them was Issa Amro, a human rights campaigner from the West Bank town of Hebron. He speaks to CNN’s Nic Robertson about his talk with Blinken.