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U.K. lawmakers set to debate replacing Britain's nuclear-armed submarines

World Jul 18, 2016

U.K. lawmakers set to debate replacing Britain's nuclear-armed submarines

British lawmakers are due to vote Monday on whether to replace the country's fleet of nuclear-armed submarines, a powerful but expensive symbol of the country's military status. The Conservative government is determined to maintain Britain's nuclear deterrent, which consists of four Royal Navy submarines armed ...

Boris Johnson won't run for leadership of Conservative Party

World / Politics Jun 30, 2016

Boris Johnson won't run for leadership of Conservative Party

The race to become Britain's next prime minister took a dramatic last-minute turn with former London Mayor Boris Johnson — considered a front-runner — ruling himself out of the race after the defection of a key ally on Thursday. Johnson, a prominent campaigner for British ...