Frank Langfitt

Frank Langfitt appears in the following:

It's Marching Season In Northern Ireland. Protestants Proclaim Allegiance To U.K.

Monday, July 12, 2021

The annual march celebrating loyalists' tie to the United Kingdom comes as Brexit has created a new border in the Irish Sea and the U.K.'s future is tenuous.

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Pair Your Pints With A Trip Through History On This British Pub Crawl Across London

Friday, July 09, 2021

The quintessential British institutions have changed over time and now face threats to their very existence.

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Johnson Outlines Plan To Lift Nearly All Of England's COVID-19 Restrictions

Tuesday, July 06, 2021

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson says the United Kingdom will alleviate most restrictions associated with the pandemic by July 19, despite a recent increase in infections.

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Boris Johnson Has Plans To Lift All COVID-19 Restrictions In England By Mid-July

Monday, July 05, 2021

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson announced he will lift nearly all COVID-19 restrictions by mid-July and that England must learn to live with the virus.

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Princess Diana Statue Unveiling Shows Mixed Emotions Over Role Of Princes Her Sons

Sunday, July 04, 2021

At Kensington Palace last week, Princes William and Harry unveiled a statue of their mother on what would have been her 60th birthday. How the public views the role of the brothers varies widely.

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Summits On Summits: Biden Was Busy During His 1st International Trip As President

Wednesday, June 16, 2021

Joe Biden wrapped up his first international trip as president with a meeting with Russian President Putin. Biden's trip included a meeting of the G-7 member nations, a NATO summit and an E.U. summit.

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To Compete With China, The U.S. And EU Reach A Deal Over Aircraft Subsidies

Tuesday, June 15, 2021

The United States and European Union have reached a truce on a long-running and costly trade dispute involving Boeing and Airbus. They say they are doing so to focus on a common competitor: China.

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Biden To Reaffirm Support For NATO At Brussels Summit

Monday, June 14, 2021

President Biden attends the NATO summit in Brussels on Monday, meeting with key allies before he squares off with Russian President Vladimir Putin in Geneva on Wednesday.

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G-7 Ends, Leaders Release Joint Statement

Sunday, June 13, 2021

On the final day of the G-7 summit in England, world leaders released a joint statement on the coronavirus, the environment and human rights.

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Protesters In Falmouth Urge G-7 Leaders To Tackle Sea Conservation, Myanmar And More

Sunday, June 13, 2021

While leaders of the world's seven largest economies gathered in Cornwall, England, activists for a wide range of causes staged protests in the nearby town of Falmouth.

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G-7 Summit: Leaders Discussed Building A Fairer Post-Pandemic Economy

Friday, June 11, 2021

Members of the G-7 began their first summit-level meeting in two years in Cornwall, England, on Friday. They spent the afternoon discussing how to build back a fairer post-pandemic economy.

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2 Artists Want G-7 Leaders To End E-Waste. So They Sculpted Them Out Of Trash

Thursday, June 10, 2021

Made of circuit boards and smartphones, a giant sculpture of the leaders of the world's wealthiest nations is greeting them at a summit in England. The creators want to raise awareness about e-waste.

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World Leaders Are Meeting To Tackle Climate Change And Pandemic Recovery

Thursday, June 10, 2021

Polls show that President Biden's rhetoric and policy changes have already improved America's image in parts of Europe. But analysts say he must also reach substantive agreements with G-7 countries.

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With An Eye To History, Biden And Johnson Try To Rekindle The 'Special Relationship'

Thursday, June 10, 2021

President Biden and British Prime Minister Boris Johnson signed a 21st century Atlantic Charter, an update of a document that tied the countries together during World War II.

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Ex-Johnson Adviser Paints Devastating Picture Of Britain's Pandemic Response

Thursday, May 27, 2021

A former close aid to British prime minister Boris Johnson has told parliament that Johnson's inept response to the pandemic led to the unnecessary deaths of tens of thousands of people.

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Princes William And Harry Slam BBC Over Princess Diana Interview

Friday, May 21, 2021

Diana's two sons blamed the BBC for its role in their mother's death. They say Diana's life was irrevocably damaged by an interview she gave in 1995.

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BBC Used Deceptive Methods To Land Princess Diana Interview, Inquiry Says

Thursday, May 20, 2021

A U.K. government inquiry says a BBC reporter used fake documents to obtain an explosive interview with Princess Diana in the 1990s.

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No New COVID-19 Deaths Reported In Most Of U.K., As Restrictions Set To Ease

Tuesday, May 11, 2021

England, Scotland and Northern Ireland on Monday recorded no new COVID-19 deaths, and Wales reported four. Health experts said the milestone represents an encouraging sign.

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Pro-Independence Parties Win A Majority In U.K. Elections

Sunday, May 09, 2021

A majority win by Scotland's pro-independence parties energizes the push for a referendum on leaving the U.K.

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Scotland May Once Again Try To Break Away From The United Kingdom

Thursday, May 06, 2021

People in Scotland are voting in regional parliamentary elections. Victory for nationalist candidates will lead to calls for a referendum on Scottish independence and a possible split from the U.K.

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