Venezuela comes to the boil

Tensions are high in Venezuela amid street protests after the country’s Supreme Court issued two rulings giving itself new powers to exercise legislative powers and restrict the parliamentary immunity of MPs. This effectively limits the constitutional powers of the democratically -elected National Assembly,

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wait wait wait, what?

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More cracks in Trump’s Russia dam

But wait..

Elsewhere

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Developing…

‘Thank you and goodbye..’

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Brexit becomes a reality

Update 1pm Wednesday:

Midnight, Tuesday

 

 

“Seriously”, though…

But it looks like there might be an upside…

Meanwhile at Holyrood on Tuesday, the Scottish parliament authorized the seeking of a second independence referendum.

Worth remembering Theresa May’s stump speech during the EU campaign (when, of course, she was a Remainer..)

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And it’s not as if there isn’t some serious stuff going on…

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Omnishambles

Meanwhile at Holyrood…

Maybe here’s part of the problem…

And then there was a BBC Question Time Special ‘Britain after Brexit’. It didn’t help.

Still worth a pound, for now…

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The biggest evacuation in Australian history…

Elsewhere…

But hey, there’s this…

Awww bollicks….

 

 

‘Short window’ for NI deal

Update, 5pm local:

 

 

Midnight last night: NI talks set for failure ahead of deadline for agreement on power-sharing

 

 

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In Russia…

In Germany…

In Hong Kong..

In Chile..

In Brexit Britain…

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And finally, some bollocks from the Mail Online…

and there’s this…

Art of the Ordeal: GOP infighting kills move to repeal Obamacare

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So, amid the celebrations for the 60th anniversary of the Treaty of Rome, Britain’s divorce bill could be, well… as high as we thought.

so that’s ok then…