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  • LONDON— Theresa May wanted Britain to stay in the European Union, but the government she unveiled Thursday leaves little doubt that Britain's new prime minister intends to fulfill voters' instructions and take it out of the 28- nation bloc. When she was running for the Conservative leadership, May promised that "Brexit means Brexit," and her appointments of...

  • LONDON, July 13- David Davis, a staunchly Eurosceptic lawmaker who says the risk of losing a key export partner will force EU leaders such as Angela Merkel to agree to a free trade deal, was appointed as the man to lead Britain out of the bloc on Wednesday. At the heart of the job will be finding an answer to the key negotiating riddle: how can Britain keep access to the...

  • LONDON, July 13- David Davis, a staunchly Eurosceptic lawmaker who says the risk of losing a key export partner will force EU leaders such as Angela Merkel to agree to a free trade deal, was appointed as the man to lead Britain out of the bloc on Wednesday. At the heart of the job will be finding an answer to the key negotiating riddle: how can Britain keep access to the...

  • LONDON, July 13- Theresa May became Britain's prime minister on Wednesday with the task of leading it out of the European Union, and quickly named leading' Brexit' supporters including former London mayor Boris Johnson to key positions in her new government. The former Conservative interior minister, 59, said after being appointed by Queen Elizabeth that she...

  • LONDON, July 13- Theresa May became Britain's prime minister on Wednesday with the task of leading it out of the European Union, and quickly named leading' Brexit' supporters including former London mayor Boris Johnson to key positions in her new government. The former Conservative interior minister, 59, said after being appointed by Queen Elizabeth that she...

  • LONDON, July 13- British Prime Minister Theresa May said she had told German Chancellor Angela Merkel and French President Francois Hollande on Wednesday that her government would need time before beginning talks on Britain's exit from the European Union. May spoke to the German and French leaders along with the Irish prime minister hours after taking over...

  • LONDON, July 13- Boris Johnson, Britain's most colourful politician with a long record of gaffes and scandals, was appointed as foreign secretary on Wednesday in a surprise move by new Prime Minister Theresa May that could shake up world diplomacy. The former London mayor, who has never previously held a cabinet post and is known for his undiplomatic language, was...

  • LONDON, July 13- Theresa May became Britain's prime minister on Wednesday with the task of leading it out of the European Union, and quickly named leading' Brexit' supporters including former London mayor Boris Johnson to key positions in her new government. The former Conservative interior minister, 59, said after being appointed by Queen Elizabeth that she...

  • LONDON, July 13- Philip Hammond took over as Britain's new finance minister on Wednesday, putting him in charge of the world's fifth-largest economy as it risks sliding into recession after voters decided to leave the European Union last month. Hammond, 60, was foreign secretary until he was appointed by Britain's new Prime Minister Theresa May to replace...

  • LONDON, July 13- David Davis, a staunchly anti-EU lawmaker who believes a free trade deal will be struck with the bloc, was appointed by new Prime Minister Theresa May on Wednesday to lead Britain's negotiations on leaving the European Union. Davis, 67, was given the newly-created role of Secretary of State for Exiting the European Union by May hours after she...

  • LONDON, July 13- David Davis, a strong supporter of Brexit, was appointed the minister responsible for leading Britain's negotiations to leave the European Union by Prime Minister Theresa May. Here are some facts about Davis, 67, Britain's "Secretary of State for Exiting the European Union". -He served as a Foreign Office minister in the government of former Prime...

  • LONDON, July 13- Britain's June 23 referendum decision to leave the European Union has had far-reaching consequences for the world's economy, businesses, investors and politics. Former London Mayor and Brexit campaign leader Boris Johnson is appointed foreign minister while fellow "Leave" activist David Davis is made head of a specially-created department...

  • LONDON, July 13- Britain's June 23 referendum decision to leave the European Union has had far-reaching consequences for the world's economy, businesses, investors and politics. Former London Mayor and Brexit campaign leader Boris Johnson is appointed foreign minister while fellow "Leave" activist David Davis is made head of a specially-created department...

  • LONDON, July 13- Theresa May became Britain's prime minister on Wednesday with the task of leading its complex divorce from the European Union, and quickly named leading' Brexit' supporters to key positions in her new government. The former Conservative interior minister, 59, said after being appointed by Queen Elizabeth that she would champion social justice...

  • LONDON, July 13- Britain's June 23 referendum decision to leave the European Union has had far-reaching consequences for the world's economy, businesses, investors and politics. Former London Mayor and Brexit campaign leader Boris Johnson is appointed foreign minister while fellow "Leave" activist David Davis is made head of a specially-created department...

  • LONDON, July 13- Britain's June 23 referendum decision to leave the European Union has had far-reaching consequences for the world's economy, businesses, investors and politics. Former London Mayor and Brexit campaign leader Boris Johnson is appointed foreign minister while fellow "Leave" activist David Davis is made head of a specially-created department...

  • LONDON, July 13- New Prime Minister Theresa May, who took office on Wednesday with a mandate to take Britain out of the European Union, has announced the senior members of her cabinet. The flamboyant former Mayor of London was a leading figure in the victorious "Leave" campaign in Britain's European Union membership referendum last month but has never been a byword...

  • LONDON, July 13- New Prime Minister Theresa May, who took office on Wednesday with a mandate to take Britain out of the European Union, has announced the senior members of her cabinet. The flamboyant former Mayor of London was a leading figure in the victorious "Leave" campaign in Britain's European Union membership referendum last month but has never been a byword...

  • LONDON, July 13- New Prime Minister Theresa May, who took office on Wednesday with a mandate to take Britain out of the European Union, has announced the senior members of her cabinet. The flamboyant former Mayor of London was a leading figure in the victorious "Leave" campaign in Britain's European Union membership referendum last month but has never been a byword...

  • LONDON, July 13- New Prime Minister Theresa May, who took office on Wednesday with a mandate to take Britain out of the European Union, has announced the senior members of her cabinet. The flamboyant former Mayor of London was a leading figure in the victorious "Leave" campaign in Britain's European Union membership referendum last month but has never been a byword...