Theresa May's Brexit speech rules out single market membership

Theresa May's Brexit speech rules out single market membership
Theresa May's Brexit speech rules out single market membership

UK Prime Minister Theresa May on Tuesday announced the government's plans for how to proceed with the United Kingdom's exit, or "Brexit" (British exit), from the European Union. May stated the government would not seek to be a member of the European single market and would instead seek a new trade relationship.

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Nigerian jet attacks refugee camp, killing dozens

Nigerian jet attacks refugee camp, killing dozens
Nigerian jet attacks refugee camp, killing dozens

A Nigerian Air Force jet fighter mistook refugees for rebels on Tuesday, Nigerian military said, firing on a camp in Rann, Borno State.

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Bomb kills at least 50 in Gao, Mali

Bomb kills at least 50 in Gao, Mali
Bomb kills at least 50 in Gao, Mali

A vehicle packed with explosives was detonated on Wednesday morning in Gao, Mali.

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Rape-accused Russian political artist Pyotr Pavlensky to seek asylum in France

Rape-accused Russian political artist Pyotr Pavlensky to seek asylum in France
Rape-accused Russian political artist Pyotr Pavlensky to seek asylum in France

On Monday, controversial Russian political artist Pyotr Pavlensky, currently in Paris, informed media that he and his family are to seek asylum in France. Pavlensky said he and his partner Oksana Shalygina were falsely accused under Section 132 of the Criminal law for rape.

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Former NASA astronaut Eugene Cernan dies aged 82

Former NASA astronaut Eugene Cernan dies aged 82
Former NASA astronaut Eugene Cernan dies aged 82

Eugene Cernan, former NASA astronaut and the most recent human to walk on the Moon, died on Monday aged 82, according to a NASA statement.

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