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UPDATED: Fri., Sept. 21, 2018, 10:45 a.m.

U.K. leader Theresa May hits back after EU trashes her Brexit plan

British Prime Minister Theresa May challenged the European Union on Friday to break the “impasse” in Brexit negotiations, fighting back after the bloc threw divorce negotiations into doubt by labeling …

UK leader: Talk of leadership during Brexit ‘irritating’

British Prime Minister Theresa May concedes that she gets “irritated” by the debate over her leadership during the difficult Brexit negotiations.

Britain charges 2 Russians over Novichok poisoning

Britain charged two alleged Russian military intelligence officers with the nerve agent poisoning of ex-spy Sergei Skripal and his daughter in the English city of Salisbury, officials said Wednesday, though …

Fact check: Trump’s European provocations

President Donald Trump shook things up every turn in his trip to Europe, making statements on NATO, Britain, Germany and more that were meant to provoke, and they did. Accuracy …

UPDATED: Fri., July 13, 2018, 7:54 p.m.

Trump: Relations with Theresa May ‘strong’ after bombshell interview

In a fresh bout of diplomatic whiplash, President Donald Trump denied Friday he had criticized Prime Minister Theresa May and declared the U.S.-U.K. relationship “the highest level of special” – …

Theresa May: EU citizens might get preferred treatment post-Brexit

Prime Minister Theresa May touted the benefits of her latest Brexit proposal to create a partial free trade zone between the U.K. and the European Union, saying Saturday it is …

UPDATED: Fri., July 6, 2018, 1:18 p.m.

After marathon meeting, U.K. leaders endorse Brexit trade plan

British Prime Minister Theresa May corralled her Cabinet inside an English country house for a long, hot day Friday, and announced that the divided government had finally agreed on a …

UPDATED: Fri., June 29, 2018, 8:42 a.m.

EU to U.K.: Produce ‘realistic’ Brexit plan or risk failure

The European Union issued a stark assessment of the gridlocked Brexit talks Friday, saying there’s been “no substantial progress” on the key issue of the Irish border and advising EU …

UK’s May urges EU unity against Russia as Kremlin slams UK

British Prime Minister Theresa May urged European Union leaders on Thursday to unite and condemn Russia for not respecting international rules or borders, while Moscow slammed the U.K. as untrustworthy …

UPDATED: Sat., March 17, 2018, 8:48 p.m.

Russia boots 23 U.K. diplomats in spy-poisoning tit for tat

Russia announced Saturday it is expelling 23 British diplomats and threatened further retaliatory measures in a growing diplomatic dispute over a nerve agent attack on a former spy in Britain.

UPDATED: Wed., March 14, 2018, 8:43 p.m.

UK to boot 23 Russian diplomats over spy poisoning

Britain will expel nearly two dozen Russian diplomats, sever high-level bilateral contacts with Moscow and take both open and covert action against Kremlin meddling after the poisoning of a former …

UPDATED: Mon., March 12, 2018, 9:29 p.m.

UK leader: Russia ‘highly likely’ behind ex-spy’s poisoning

Russia is “highly likely” to blame for poisoning a former spy and his daughter with a military-grade nerve agent, Prime Minister Theresa May said Monday, demanding that Moscow give a …

EU turning the screws on Britain over post-Brexit relations

The European Union turned the screws on Britain Wednesday, insisting that Prime Minister Theresa May’s ambition to maintain an intense post-divorce partnership where it could pick and choose in which …

UK leader tries to ease concerns of banks in Brexit talks

British Prime Minister Theresa May is trying to ease bankers’ concerns after she torpedoed one of their biggest demands for Brexit during a speech on the country’s future relationship with …

Theresa May tells UK it must face ‘hard facts’ about Brexit

Prime Minister Theresa May told the British people Friday that they have to face “hard facts” about Brexit, warning that the U.K. will have less access to European Union markets …

U.K.’s Northern Ireland minister quits as May shuffles Cabinet

British Prime Minister Theresa May started the new political year Monday with a Cabinet shake-up, hoping to re-energize her government as negotiations on Britain’s divorce from the European Union enter …

U.K. government starts thrashing out post-Brexit vision

British Prime Minister Theresa May met Monday with senior ministers to begin thrashing out Britain’s plans for its long-term relationship with the European Union after Brexit.

UPDATED: Wed., Dec. 13, 2017, 3:39 p.m.

UK Parliament to have final say on Brexit deal

British lawmakers delivered a blow to Prime Minister Theresa May’s Brexit plans Wednesday by giving Parliament the final say on any exit agreement the government reaches with the European Union.

UPDATED: Mon., Dec. 11, 2017, 3:57 p.m.

U.K. leader says there’s new optimism in Brexit talks

Prime Minister Theresa May said Monday there is a new sense of optimism about negotiations over Britain’s departure from the European Union, insisting that a preliminary deal has given fresh …

Trump targets wrong Theresa May on Twitter

Donald Trump got the wrong woman and Twitter users were there to screen-grab the evidence.

UPDATED: Thu., Nov. 30, 2017, 9:24 a.m.

Trump tweets strain U.S.-Britain ‘special relationship’

British Prime Minister Theresa May insisted Thursday that she is not afraid to criticize a key ally, saying U.S. President Donald Trump’s retweets of a “hateful” far-right group were “the …

Britain PM courts key Arab ally, amid Trump anti-Muslim row

Britain is making a “new, ambitious and optimistic offer” of closer security and economic ties with Arab allies, the country’s prime minister said Thursday, the last day of a Mideast …

Far-right Trump retweets draw U.K. rebuke, but visit still on

In a rare rebuke to Britain’s closest ally, British Prime Minister Theresa May’s spokesman said Wednesday that U.S. President Donald Trump was wrong to retweet videos posted by a leader …

U.K.’s May under pressure from 2 sides as Brexit crunch looms

British Prime Minister Theresa May is caught in a vise of pressure from both sides of the Brexit debate as she tries to get a key plank in the government’s …

UPDATED: Mon., Nov. 6, 2017, 12:34 p.m.

U.K. PM May urges ‘culture of respect’ after abuse scandal

British Prime Minister Theresa May called Monday for a new “culture of respect” in public life amid what she called troubling allegations of sexual harassment and abuse in British politics.

Palestinians protest Balfour Declaration on centenary

Thousands of Palestinians took to the streets in protest across the West Bank on Thursday marking a century since the Balfour Declaration, Britain’s promise to Zionists to create a Jewish …

U.K. defense minister resigns amid allegations about behavior

Britain’s defense minister resigned Wednesday after allegations emerged about inappropriate sexual behavior – the latest twist in a growing scandal over harassment and abuse in the country’s corridors of power.

UPDATED: Mon., Oct. 16, 2017, 3:03 p.m.

U.K., EU leaders agree on need for speed in Brexit talks

U.K. Prime Minister Theresa May spoke directly with leaders of some of the European Union’s biggest member states ahead of a meeting in Brussels aimed at unblocking negotiations on Britain’s …

U.K.’s Boris Johnson’s latest blunder overshadows his Brexit challenge

Another mistake by gaffe-prone Boris Johnson is tarnishing the U.K. foreign secretary’s latest challenge to Prime Minister Theresa May.

UPDATED: Thu., Sept. 28, 2017, 2:14 p.m.

U.K.’s May slams Boeing for undermining partnership

British Prime Minister Theresa May warned Thursday of growing protectionism in the global economy, slamming plane maker Boeing for its role in the U.S. government proposal to impose a massive …