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Iran, Brexit, Justin Trudeau: Your Thursday Briefing

(Want to get this briefing by email? Here’s the sign-up.) Good morning. We’re covering escalating rhetoric between Iran and the U.S., a legal battle around Brexit and the photo that might imperil Justin Trudeau’s re-election. Trump seems of two minds on action against Iran President Trump alternated between threatening “the …

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A Fashion/Food Blowout in the Shadow of Brexit

“Purposefully naff, twinkly, 1970s Capri glam” that is completely at odds with the London restaurant scene right now, one reviewer from The Guardian newspaper wrote. “It feels pleasantly deranged,” wrote another for The Evening Standard. As the traveling circus rolls into town for fashion week, London is sulking under the …

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Lies, Purging and Prorogation: Two Pivotal Weeks in Brexit

There was a personal cost to Mr. Johnson, too. His brother, Jo Johnson, a member of Parliament and government minister, announced he would resign, saying he was “torn between family loyalty and the national interest.” An ashen-faced prime minister wished his brother the best, but insisted he would rather be …

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Boris Johnson Drags the Queen Into the Brexit Quagmire

LONDON — Three hundred years ago, after King James II had suspended Parliament and tried to rule alone, the pendulum of power swung in the British Isles. In the revolution that swept him aside, the monarchy, once supreme, ceded powers to lawmakers, gradually rendering itself an ornament in a system …

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