Referencing the England vs Romania friendly match at the Riverside Stadium last week, Mr Brown said taking the knee is “proving polarising”. He added: “I was at Middlesborough the other day. “There were only 8,000 in the group, the booing was loud,
German journalist Reinhard Veser has slammed the outgoing Chancellor for brushing “all political arguments against the Nord Stream 2 gas pipeline” under the carpet. It is due to replace the original Nord Stream pipeline which runs from Russia to Europe through Ukraine.
The UK cut all ties with the EU at the end of last year after a post-Brexit trade deal was signed at the 11th hour following nearly a year of tense and often bitter talks between the two sides. This ended Britain’s
In February, Dutch newspaper De Volkskrant’s columnist Bert Wagendorp celebrated the UK exit, saying the UK was “back where it belongs”. He added: “Hooray! I like that the British are leaving the EU. The ‘historic error’ of 1973 has finally been corrected.
Roman Protasevich was on board a Ryanair plane from Athens in Greece – bound for Lithuania – when Belarus scrambled a fighter jet to force the plane to land, claiming a bomb threat. Police then took Mr Protasevich away while passengers disembarked
The video released of arrested Belarusian journalist Roman Protasevich is a “hostage video,” a Belarusian exile has said. Natalia Kaliada, co-founder of the Belarus Free Theatre, told BBC Breakfast that the video also showed clear signs of torture. Mr Protasevich was due
Pro-government TV channels broadcast the footage showing the dissident blogger and journalist seated behind a wooden desk. He is wearing a black hoodie and appears to have a bruise on his forehead. In the video, he confessed to “plotting riots” in Belarus.
The 26-year-old was arrested and detained by police in Minsk on Sunday after the Ryanair plane he was on was diverted mid-flight and forced into an emergency landing. The country’s opposition leader Sviatlana Tsikhanouskaya said she had received information that “he’s in
Dorothy Byrne said it was “absolutely scandalous” how the BBC “failed to tell the truth for 25 years”. She told BBC Newsnight hosts: “It has been public knowledge for more than a quarter of a century, that there was fakery in the
US President Joe Biden spoke to reporters while test driving the Ford F-150 Lightning at the carmaker’s factory in Michigan. A reporter asked: “Mr. President, can I ask you a quick question on Israel before you drive away since it’s so important?”