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Scotsman
Bill Jamieson: I bring a warning from the Ghost of Brexit-Yet-to-Comefor Exiting the European Union, emerge as the party’s new leader, narrowly defe
Scotsman / Posted 20 hours ago
for Exiting the European Union, emerge as the party’s new leader, narrowly defeating John McDonnell. His campaign manager Emily Thornberry was appointed Shadow Secretary of State for Foreign Affairs. News now erupted fast. The eve of the election... Read more
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The Hindu
Theresa May govt. pilloried over ICJ lossthe real world, her weak leadership and his repeated gaffes have left our count
The Hindu / Posted 2 days ago
the real world, her weak leadership and his repeated gaffes have left our country increasingly isolated and ignored,” said Emily Thornberry, the Labour Party’s spokesperson on Foreign Affairs. “While we congratulate our friends in India on... Read more
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North-West Evening Mail
Boris Johnson urged to back current Irish border arrangements as 'red line'talks to begin, with a need for "sufficient progress" at next month's European
North-West Evening Mail / Posted 2 days ago
talks to begin, with a need for "sufficient progress" at next month's European Council. But shadow foreign secretary Emily Thornberry said Mr Johnson has, as with other promises over Brexit, gone from giving an "unequivocal guarantee to an... Read more
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The News and Star
Boris Johnson urged to back current Irish border arrangements as 'red line'talks to begin, with a need for "sufficient progress" at next month's European
The News and Star / Posted 2 days ago
talks to begin, with a need for "sufficient progress" at next month's European Council. But shadow foreign secretary Emily Thornberry said Mr Johnson has, as with other promises over Brexit, gone from giving an "unequivocal guarantee to an... Read more
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Whitehaven News
Boris Johnson urged to back current Irish border arrangements as 'red line'talks to begin, with a need for "sufficient progress" at next month's European
Whitehaven News / Posted 2 days ago
talks to begin, with a need for "sufficient progress" at next month's European Council. But shadow foreign secretary Emily Thornberry said Mr Johnson has, as with other promises over Brexit, gone from giving an "unequivocal guarantee to an... Read more
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West Moreland Gazette
South Lakes MP to appear on BBC's Question Timecurrent affairs television programme 'Question Time' tonight (November 16). Mr
West Moreland Gazette / Posted 7 days ago
current affairs television programme 'Question Time' tonight (November 16). Mr Farron will join MPs Nadhim Zahawi and Emily Thornberry, Scottish crime writer Val McDermid, and Sun columnist Rod Liddle on the panel. The show, chaired by David... Read more
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The News and Star
Cumbrian MP to appear on David Dimbleby's BBC Question TimeTime, tomorrow. The former Liberal Democrat MP, who represents Westmorland and
The News and Star / Posted 8 days ago
Time, tomorrow. The former Liberal Democrat MP, who represents Westmorland and Lonsdale, will join MPs Nadhim Zahawi and Emily Thornberry, Scottish crime writer Val McDermid, and Sun columnist Rod Liddle on the panel. The show, chaired by David... Read more
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North-West Evening Mail
PM urges all sides to avoid violence in Zimbabwe as Robert Mugabe detained- that is in the Zimbabwean people's interests, it is in the British national i
North-West Evening Mail / Posted 8 days ago
- that is in the Zimbabwean people's interests, it is in the British national interest." Shadow foreign secretary Emily Thornberry said: "The situation in Zimbabwe remains highly volatile, and we urge the UK Government to continue... Read more
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The News and Star
PM urges all sides to avoid violence in Zimbabwe as Robert Mugabe detained- that is in the Zimbabwean people's interests, it is in the British national i
The News and Star / Posted 8 days ago
- that is in the Zimbabwean people's interests, it is in the British national interest." Shadow foreign secretary Emily Thornberry said: "The situation in Zimbabwe remains highly volatile, and we urge the UK Government to continue... Read more
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Whitehaven News
PM urges all sides to avoid violence in Zimbabwe as Robert Mugabe detained- that is in the Zimbabwean people's interests, it is in the British national i
Whitehaven News / Posted 8 days ago
- that is in the Zimbabwean people's interests, it is in the British national interest." Shadow foreign secretary Emily Thornberry said: "The situation in Zimbabwe remains highly volatile, and we urge the UK Government to continue... Read more
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Whitehaven News
Boris Johnson urges all sides in Zimbabwe to avoid violence as army makes moveagain be a "powerhouse" in southern Africa "if it regenerates democratically an
Whitehaven News / Posted 8 days ago
again be a "powerhouse" in southern Africa "if it regenerates democratically and economically". Shadow foreign secretary Emily Thornberry said: "The situation in Zimbabwe remains highly volatile, and we urge the UK Government to continue... Read more
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West Cumberland Times & Star
Boris Johnson urges all sides in Zimbabwe to avoid violence as army makes moveagain be a "powerhouse" in southern Africa "if it regenerates democratically an
West Cumberland Times & Star / Posted 8 days ago
again be a "powerhouse" in southern Africa "if it regenerates democratically and economically". Shadow foreign secretary Emily Thornberry said: "The situation in Zimbabwe remains highly volatile, and we urge the UK Government to continue... Read more
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North-West Evening Mail
MP urges UK support for Zimbabwe to make transition to democracy after Mugabethat he has done and has been done in his name, will allow for a less bloody tr
North-West Evening Mail / Posted 8 days ago
that he has done and has been done in his name, will allow for a less bloody transition." Shadow foreign secretary Emily Thornberry said: "The situation in Zimbabwe remains highly volatile, and we urge the UK Government to continue... Read more
9d
Scoop.co.nz
Balfour Mentality Has No Place in Civilised Societyand the sad folk who have allowed themselves to be perverted by Christian-Zioni
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 9 days ago
and the sad folk who have allowed themselves to be perverted by Christian-Zionist pastors and the Scofield bible.Then Emily Thornberry, Labour’s shadow foreign secretary, was criticised for “disgraceful” Balfour comments and accused of having... Read more
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birminghammail
Boris sorry for 'distress and suffering' he caused jailed Brit in Iranbackdrop of some Labour MPs shouting "resign" as he replied to questions in the
birminghammail / Posted 9 days ago
backdrop of some Labour MPs shouting "resign" as he replied to questions in the Commons chamber. Shadow foreign secretary Emily Thornberry, asking an urgent question, warned there had been a week of "obfuscation and bluster" from Mr Johnson.Boris... Read more
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10d
metro
Boris Johnson apologises for comments about British mum in Iranbackdrop of some Labour MPs shouting ‘resign’ as he replied to questions in the
metro / Posted 10 days ago
backdrop of some Labour MPs shouting ‘resign’ as he replied to questions in the Commons chamber. Shadow foreign secretary Emily Thornberry, asking an urgent question, warned there had been a week of ‘obfuscation and bluster’ from Mr Johnson. She... Read more
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10d
Daily Mirror
Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe's husband demands Boris Johnson solves mess he createdhe came under fire over ­suggesting his comments may have been “misinterpreted”
Daily Mirror / Posted 10 days ago
he came under fire over ­suggesting his comments may have been “misinterpreted” or taken out of context. Labour’s Emily Thornberry told him: “It is not good enough. If it is a matter of pride that the Foreign Secretary is refusing to admit... Read more
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express
Boris Johnson apologises over Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe ‘distress’ in Iranmission to Tehran amid growing fears over her health. The urgent question was
express / Posted 10 days ago
mission to Tehran amid growing fears over her health. The urgent question was brought by shadow foreign secretary Emily Thornberry who was accused by Tory MPs of making Mrs Zaghari-Ratcliffe’s situation worse by trying to link Mr Johnson’s... Read more
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North-West Evening Mail
Boris Johnson to meet Briton's husband over diplomatic protectionover his suggestion that his comments may have been "misinterpreted" or taken o
North-West Evening Mail / Posted 10 days ago
over his suggestion that his comments may have been "misinterpreted" or taken out of context, with his Labour shadow Emily Thornberry telling him they were simply inaccurate. "It is not good enough," said Ms Thornberry. "If it is a matter of... Read more
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Hampshire Chronicle
Boris Johnson to meet husband of Briton held in Iran over diplomatic protectionover his suggestion that his comments may have been “misinterpreted” or taken o
Hampshire Chronicle / Posted 10 days ago
over his suggestion that his comments may have been “misinterpreted” or taken out of context, with his Labour shadow Emily Thornberry telling him they were simply inaccurate. “It is not good enough,” said Ms Thornberry. “If it is a matter of... Read more
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This is Oxfordshire
Boris Johnson to meet husband of Briton held in Iran over diplomatic protectionover his suggestion that his comments may have been “misinterpreted” or taken o
This is Oxfordshire / Posted 10 days ago
over his suggestion that his comments may have been “misinterpreted” or taken out of context, with his Labour shadow Emily Thornberry telling him they were simply inaccurate. “It is not good enough,” said Ms Thornberry. “If it is a matter of... Read more
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Lancashire Telegraph
Boris Johnson to meet husband of Briton held in Iran over diplomatic protectionover his suggestion that his comments may have been “misinterpreted” or taken o
Lancashire Telegraph / Posted 10 days ago
over his suggestion that his comments may have been “misinterpreted” or taken out of context, with his Labour shadow Emily Thornberry telling him they were simply inaccurate. “It is not good enough,” said Ms Thornberry. “If it is a matter of... Read more
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West Moreland Gazette
Boris Johnson to meet husband of Briton held in Iran over diplomatic protectionover his suggestion that his comments may have been “misinterpreted” or taken o
West Moreland Gazette / Posted 10 days ago
over his suggestion that his comments may have been “misinterpreted” or taken out of context, with his Labour shadow Emily Thornberry telling him they were simply inaccurate. “It is not good enough,” said Ms Thornberry. “If it is a matter of... Read more
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10d
Daily Mirror
Boris Johnson FINALLY apologises to Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffeapologise, I do apologise and of course I retract any suggestion that she was t
Daily Mirror / Posted 10 days ago
apologise, I do apologise and of course I retract any suggestion that she was there in a professional capacity.” Labour's Emily Thornberry said there had been a week of “obfuscation and bluster” from the foreign secretary as she urged him to state... Read more
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Oxford Mail
Boris Johnson to meet husband of Briton held in Iran over diplomatic protectionover his suggestion that his comments may have been “misinterpreted” or taken o
Oxford Mail / Posted 10 days ago
over his suggestion that his comments may have been “misinterpreted” or taken out of context, with his Labour shadow Emily Thornberry telling him they were simply inaccurate. “It is not good enough,” said Ms Thornberry. “If it is a matter of... Read more
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Bury Times
Boris Johnson to meet husband of Briton held in Iran over diplomatic protectionover his suggestion that his comments may have been “misinterpreted” or taken o
Bury Times / Posted 10 days ago
over his suggestion that his comments may have been “misinterpreted” or taken out of context, with his Labour shadow Emily Thornberry telling him they were simply inaccurate. “It is not good enough,” said Ms Thornberry. “If it is a matter of... Read more
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Gazette
Boris Johnson to meet husband of Briton held in Iran over diplomatic protectionover his suggestion that his comments may have been “misinterpreted” or taken o
Gazette / Posted 10 days ago
over his suggestion that his comments may have been “misinterpreted” or taken out of context, with his Labour shadow Emily Thornberry telling him they were simply inaccurate. “It is not good enough,” said Ms Thornberry. “If it is a matter of... Read more
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guardian-series
Boris Johnson to meet husband of Briton held in Iran over diplomatic protectionover his suggestion that his comments may have been “misinterpreted” or taken o
guardian-series / Posted 10 days ago
over his suggestion that his comments may have been “misinterpreted” or taken out of context, with his Labour shadow Emily Thornberry telling him they were simply inaccurate. “It is not good enough,” said Ms Thornberry. “If it is a matter of... Read more
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Greenock Telegraph
Boris Johnson to meet husband of Briton held in Iran over diplomatic protectionover his suggestion that his comments may have been “misinterpreted” or taken o
Greenock Telegraph / Posted 10 days ago
over his suggestion that his comments may have been “misinterpreted” or taken out of context, with his Labour shadow Emily Thornberry telling him they were simply inaccurate. “It is not good enough,” said Ms Thornberry. “If it is a matter of... Read more
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Harrow Times
Boris Johnson to meet husband of Briton held in Iran over diplomatic protectionover his suggestion that his comments may have been “misinterpreted” or taken o
Harrow Times / Posted 10 days ago
over his suggestion that his comments may have been “misinterpreted” or taken out of context, with his Labour shadow Emily Thornberry telling him they were simply inaccurate. “It is not good enough,” said Ms Thornberry. “If it is a matter of... Read more
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Gazette News
Boris Johnson to meet husband of Briton held in Iran over diplomatic protectionover his suggestion that his comments may have been “misinterpreted” or taken o
Gazette News / Posted 10 days ago
over his suggestion that his comments may have been “misinterpreted” or taken out of context, with his Labour shadow Emily Thornberry telling him they were simply inaccurate. “It is not good enough,” said Ms Thornberry. “If it is a matter of... Read more
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This is West Country
Boris Johnson to meet husband of Briton held in Iran over diplomatic protectionover his suggestion that his comments may have been “misinterpreted” or taken o
This is West Country / Posted 10 days ago
over his suggestion that his comments may have been “misinterpreted” or taken out of context, with his Labour shadow Emily Thornberry telling him they were simply inaccurate. “It is not good enough,” said Ms Thornberry. “If it is a matter of... Read more
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Bolton News
Boris Johnson to meet husband of Briton held in Iran over diplomatic protectionover his suggestion that his comments may have been “misinterpreted” or taken o
Bolton News / Posted 10 days ago
over his suggestion that his comments may have been “misinterpreted” or taken out of context, with his Labour shadow Emily Thornberry telling him they were simply inaccurate. “It is not good enough,” said Ms Thornberry. “If it is a matter of... Read more
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St Albans & Harpenden Review
Boris Johnson to meet husband of Briton held in Iran over diplomatic protectionover his suggestion that his comments may have been “misinterpreted” or taken o
St Albans & Harpenden Review / Posted 10 days ago
over his suggestion that his comments may have been “misinterpreted” or taken out of context, with his Labour shadow Emily Thornberry telling him they were simply inaccurate. “It is not good enough,” said Ms Thornberry. “If it is a matter of... Read more
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Wandsworth Guardian
Boris Johnson to meet husband of Briton held in Iran over diplomatic protectionover his suggestion that his comments may have been “misinterpreted” or taken o
Wandsworth Guardian / Posted 10 days ago
over his suggestion that his comments may have been “misinterpreted” or taken out of context, with his Labour shadow Emily Thornberry telling him they were simply inaccurate. “It is not good enough,” said Ms Thornberry. “If it is a matter of... Read more
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EveningTimes Online
Boris Johnson to meet husband of Briton held in Iran over diplomatic protectionover his suggestion that his comments may have been “misinterpreted” or taken o
EveningTimes Online / Posted 10 days ago
over his suggestion that his comments may have been “misinterpreted” or taken out of context, with his Labour shadow Emily Thornberry telling him they were simply inaccurate. “It is not good enough,” said Ms Thornberry. “If it is a matter of... Read more
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Croydon Guardian
Boris Johnson to meet husband of Briton held in Iran over diplomatic protectionover his suggestion that his comments may have been “misinterpreted” or taken o
Croydon Guardian / Posted 10 days ago
over his suggestion that his comments may have been “misinterpreted” or taken out of context, with his Labour shadow Emily Thornberry telling him they were simply inaccurate. “It is not good enough,” said Ms Thornberry. “If it is a matter of... Read more
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This is Oxfordshire
Boris Johnson to meet Briton’s husband over diplomatic protectionover his suggestion that his comments may have been “misinterpreted” or taken o
This is Oxfordshire / Posted 10 days ago
over his suggestion that his comments may have been “misinterpreted” or taken out of context, with his Labour shadow Emily Thornberry telling him they were simply inaccurate. “It is not good enough,” said Ms Thornberry. “If it is a matter of... Read more
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Lancashire Telegraph
Boris Johnson to meet Briton’s husband over diplomatic protectionover his suggestion that his comments may have been “misinterpreted” or taken o
Lancashire Telegraph / Posted 10 days ago
over his suggestion that his comments may have been “misinterpreted” or taken out of context, with his Labour shadow Emily Thornberry telling him they were simply inaccurate. “It is not good enough,” said Ms Thornberry. “If it is a matter of... Read more
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The News and Star
Boris Johnson to meet Briton's husband over diplomatic protectionover his suggestion that his comments may have been "misinterpreted" or taken o
The News and Star / Posted 10 days ago
over his suggestion that his comments may have been "misinterpreted" or taken out of context, with his Labour shadow Emily Thornberry telling him they were simply inaccurate. "It is not good enough," said Ms Thornberry. "If it is a matter of... Read more
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Whitehaven News
Boris Johnson to meet Briton's husband over diplomatic protectionover his suggestion that his comments may have been "misinterpreted" or taken o
Whitehaven News / Posted 10 days ago
over his suggestion that his comments may have been "misinterpreted" or taken out of context, with his Labour shadow Emily Thornberry telling him they were simply inaccurate. "It is not good enough," said Ms Thornberry. "If it is a matter of... Read more
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Irish Examiner
'I do apologise,' says Boris Johnson as he promises to meet husband of jailed Britonfreedom, Labour said, as they urged the British Foreign Secretary to apologise.
Irish Examiner / Posted 10 days ago
freedom, Labour said, as they urged the British Foreign Secretary to apologise. Britain's shadow foreign secretary Emily Thornberry said there had been a week of "obfuscation and bluster" from Mr Johnson as she urged him to state "simply... Read more
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The News and Star
Briton jailed in Iran 'could be offered diplomatic protection'the Commons on Monday afternoon to answer an urgent question on the Zaghari-Rat
The News and Star / Posted 10 days ago
the Commons on Monday afternoon to answer an urgent question on the Zaghari-Ratcliffe case from shadow foreign secretary Emily Thornberry. Mr Johnson was in Brussels on Monday for a meeting of the EU Foreign Affairs Council, and the Foreign... Read more
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Whitehaven News
Briton jailed in Iran 'could be offered diplomatic protection'the Commons on Monday afternoon to answer an urgent question on the Zaghari-Rat
Whitehaven News / Posted 10 days ago
the Commons on Monday afternoon to answer an urgent question on the Zaghari-Ratcliffe case from shadow foreign secretary Emily Thornberry. Mr Johnson was in Brussels on Monday for a meeting of the EU Foreign Affairs Council, and the Foreign... Read more
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EuroNews
Boris Johnson under fire over jailed UK-Iranian Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffethe jailed woman’s local member of parliament Tulip Siddiq, and the opposition
EuroNews / Posted 14 days ago
the jailed woman’s local member of parliament Tulip Siddiq, and the opposition Labour party’s foreign affairs spokeswoman Emily Thornberry, have called on Johnson to resign in the wake of the Iranian media reports. The UK Foreign Office says that... Read more
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birminghammail
Michael Fallon faces fresh Westminster sleaze scandal allegationBBC Radio 4's Today programme: "How does a Member of Parliament refute that? It
birminghammail / Posted 15 days ago
BBC Radio 4's Today programme: "How does a Member of Parliament refute that? It's a witch hunt." Shadow foreign secretary Emily Thornberry said she was ashamed at some of the "disgusting" allegations of sexual abuse in the Labour Party. Ms... Read more
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Daily Mirror
British mum imprisoned in Iran requests formal meeting with Boris Johnsonlined up to call on the foreign secretary to apologise to Mrs Zaghari-Ratcliffe
Daily Mirror / Posted 15 days ago
lined up to call on the foreign secretary to apologise to Mrs Zaghari-Ratcliffe's family with Mr Johnson's opposite number Emily Thornberry calling on him to stand down.Read More After he addressed the Commons, Mr Ratcliffe said Mr Johnson's... Read more
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The Mercury News
Another day, another crisis for embattled British PMto discuss the case and that it was “simply untrue” to link his words with the
The Mercury News / Posted 16 days ago
to discuss the case and that it was “simply untrue” to link his words with the legal action against Zaghari-Ratcliffe. Emily Thornberry, an opposition lawmaker who would hold his job in a Labour government, asked him: “How many more times does... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Boris Johnson is blasted by a Tory MP for refusing to apologise forhad been engaged in such activity. My remarks could have been clearer in that r
Daily Mirror / Posted 16 days ago
had been engaged in such activity. My remarks could have been clearer in that respect.” But Shadow Foreign Secretary Emily Thornberry said: “How many more times does the Foreign Secretary have to insult our international partners, damage... Read more
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Daily Record
Calls for Boris Johnson to resign for gaffe of British mum in Iranian jailfamily fear that the new charge could lead to a further five years' imprisonmen
Daily Record / Posted 16 days ago
family fear that the new charge could lead to a further five years' imprisonment. Shadow foreign shadow secretary Emily Thornberry said Johnson should show some personal responsibility after his 'foolish words' and step down.Nazanin with... Read more
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