Category Archives: Brexit

Voters sense betrayal in Britain’s Brexit heartlands

There is a whiff of betrayal in the air across Britain’s Brexit heartlands where many impatient voters fear Prime Minister Theresa May is going soft on implementing last year’s decision to leave the European Union. May’s gamble in calling a snap election on June 8, only to lose her parliamentary majority, has thrown the future […]

UK sets out new powers to impose sanctions after Brexit

The British Government has published plans on Wednesday for a bill that would give it the legal power to impose sanctions after it leaves the EU, including making it easier to cut off terrorism funding and freeze assets. Britain now negotiates and imposes non-UN sanctions against specific countries through EU laws. Without the new legislation, […]