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May 23, 2023

UK borrowing rose to £25.6 billion in April: Report

Government borrowing swelled to £25.6 billion in Britain last month amid the cost of energy support schemes, higher benefit payments and rising debt interest.

United Kingdom Prime minister, Rishi Sunak
May 18, 2023

Montana becomes first U.S. state to ban TikTok

Montana has become the first U.S. state to ban the Chinese-developed social media app TikTok after Governor Greg Gianforte signed a bill into law.

May 18, 2023

G7: U.S. hints at prospect of new Russia sanctions

The U.S. has hinted at the prospect of new sanctions on Russia over the invasion of Ukraine ahead of a summit of the G7.

May 18, 2023

Germany’s Scholz leaves for G7 Summit in Hiroshima

Mr Scholz only had a six-hour layover in Berlin after returning from the Reykjavik summit, which focused on Russia’s war against Ukraine.

May 10, 2023

Austria to ban Tiktok on government-issued devices

Vienna aims to bar Chinese operating firms from accessing sensitive data.

May 4, 2023

German Chancellor Scholz wants to bring African Union into G20

The chancellor said he was optimistic that the G20 would decide to admit the AU in the foreseeable future.

April 22, 2023

U.S., UK, France begin evacuations of citizens as fighting resumes in Sudan

Fighting broke out in Sudan about a week ago between the country’s two most powerful generals and their respective military units.

April 18, 2023

G7 urges Sudan’s warring parties to lay down arms, resume dialogue

Foreign ministers of the G7 countries have called on Sudan’s warring parties to lay down their arms and engage in dialogue immediately.

G7 ministers
April 17, 2023

U.S., UK call for immediate end to Sudan violence

The two rival generals, Abdel Fattah al-Burhan and Mohammed Hamdan Daglo, were urged to ensure the safety of civilians, bystanders, foreigners and diplomats.

April 11, 2023

Biden visits Ireland to mark Good Friday Agreement anniversary

U.S. President Joe Biden is set to fly to Belfast on Tuesday at the start of a visit to Northern Ireland and Ireland.

Joe Biden