October 2018

Brexit: What happens next?

A European Union summit this week broke up with little progress towards a Brexit deal, just months before Britain is due to leave the bloc in 2019. So what happens now?
Demonstrators wave EU and UK flags in London (UK) on 16.01.2018 in an anti-Brexit demonstration in front of the British Parliament in Westminster. Photo: Tom Nicholson / Zuma Press / dpa +++ (c) dpa - broadcasting +++
Demonstrators wave EU and UK flags in Lo […]

People’s Vote plans biggest rally to push for new Brexit referendum

Organizers hope over 100,000 people will gather to hear lawmakers from across Britain's political divide calling for a fresh referendum on Britain's negotiations to leave the EU.
ARCHIVE - 17.01.2018, Great Britain, London: An EU flag and a British national flag are blowing in front of the British Parliament in the Palace of Westminster. (to dpa "British hospital carriers warn of possible Brexit episodes" on 21.08.2018) Photo: - / Xinhua / dpa +++ dpa broadcasting +++
ARCHIVE - 17.01.2018, Great Britain, Lon […]

Britain, EU look for new ways out of Brexit impasse

Ahead of a Brexit summit on Wednesday, the EU has urged the UK to make "concrete proposals" to break a stalemate in negotiations.
Zia-ul Haq's 4 kids huddled around a burner used as a heater trying to warm themselves in one of the rooms in his small 3-room mud-hut where he lives with a family of 10, including himself, in a small camp in the outskirts of Kabul city on 20 December 2016. He had to flee Kunduz's Chahardara district due to continued fighting where his family was stuck in his house for 13 days. Around 580,000 people have been displaced due to conflict related violence in 2016 alone, surprising the Afghan government and international community alike. Internally Displaced Person (IDP). Photo: Mohammad Jawad/dpa/archive
Zia-ul Haq's 4 kids huddled around a bur […]

Calls on EU to halt child returns to Afghanistan

Save the Children surveyed 57 Afghan child returnees from Europe and found that nearly three-quarters "did not feel safe during the return."