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Defense Secretary Resigns Amid Allegations About Behaviour

LONDON (AP) — Britain’s defense minister resigned Wednesday after allegations emerged about inappropriate sexual behavior — the latest twist in a growing scandal over harassment and abuse in the country’s corridors of power. Michael Fallon said in a resignation letter

British Prime Minister David Cameron leaves at the end of the first day of an European Council leaders' meeting in Brussels, February 19, 2016. EU leaders head into a make-or-break summit sharply divided over difficult compromises needed to avoid Britain becoming the first country to crash out of the bloc. …

Parliament Slams David Cameron’s Role in Obama’s Libyan ‘S*** Show’

The Foreign Affairs Select Committee of the British Parliament has published a scathing report on David Cameron’s intervention in Libya, finding it was “carried out with no proper intelligence analysis, drifted into an unannounced goal of regime change and shirked its moral responsibility to help reconstruct the country following the fall of Muammar Gaddafi,” as the UK Guardian puts it.

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Geller: The Nation That Gave the World the Magna Carta Is Dead

The British Parliament on Monday debated whether or not to ban Donald Trump from the country for the crime of saying that in light of jihad terrorist attacks, there should be a temporary moratorium on Muslim immigration into the U.S.