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Korea Fights Impact As Brexit Fuels Fears In Northeast Asia

The withdrawal of Britain from the European Union is sending tremors of fear through northeast Asia.<p>For South Korea the question is how to do business with Britain if Britain is no longer a party to the free-trade agreement reached between Korea and the EU five years ago. President Park Geun-hye …

UK's Osborne says taxes will rise, spending will be cut after Brexit

LONDON (Reuters) - Finance minister George Osborne said on Tuesday that Britain would have to raise taxes and cut spending to deal with the economic challenge posed after Britons voted to leave the European Union.<p>Britain's Chancellor of the Exchequer, George Osborne, holds up his budget case for …

Labour coup: Up to 150 MPs to vote no confidence in Jeremy Corbyn

As many as 150 MPs will vote to oust Jeremy Corbyn on Tuesday, as the Labour leader threatened to recruit 100,000 hard-Left supporters to cling onto power.<p>In a dramatic day in Westminster, Mr Corbyn was hit by dozens of resignations over his leadership as the total of frontbenchers to leave rose to …

David Cameron heads to Brussels for summit over Brexit vote

Battle lines drawn in Westminster as 1922 Committee fast-tracks process to replace PM and Theresa May emerges as ‘stop Boris’ candidate<p>David Cameron will travel to Brussels on Tuesday to explain to Europe’s stunned leaders why Britain has voted for Brexit, as Conservative MPs pushed to speed up the …

Great Britain

Ubisoft's 'The Division' Is The Kind Of PC Port Gamers Deserve

I’ve been a bit outspoken when it comes to Ubisoft's PC ports. In fact I was downright harsh in 2014. When a year of gaming sins was highlighted by the <i>Watch Dogs</i> mess and then exacerbated by a sloppy, bug-ridden <i>Assassin’s Creed Unity</i>, I called for a boycott of the publisher’s PC games. It’s …

Space junk could cause war, say researchers

<i>Technically Incorrect offers a slightly twisted take on the tech that's taken over our lives.</i><p>I spend most of my days hidden in a bunker below stairs.<p>This is because I've heard so many portents of doom over the last year or so that I can't possibly risk living what used to be a normal life.<p>There are …

UK jets target ISIS oilfield -- and group's income, defense ministry says

<b>(CNN) —</b> British fighter jets targeted an oilfield held by ISIS in their first airstrikes in Syria, the British defense ministry said.<p>Late Wednesday, U.K. lawmakers voted 397 to 223 in favor of bombing ISIS in Syria, after rejecting military intervention there in a 2013 vote.<p>Four RAF Tornadoes were …

Middle East

US-led coalition targets IS oil facilities in eastern Syria

LONDON (AP) — As British jets opened airstrikes against the Islamic State group in Syria and Germany prepared to send troops and aircraft to the …

The challenges facing British forces as airstrikes in Syria get underway

As Britain begins carrying out airstrikes in Syria, military expert Elizabeth Quintana explains some of the difficulties involved<p>“The main difference between Iraq and Syria is that there are no real ground forces in Syria,” explained Mrs Quintana, a Senior Research Fellow at the Royal United …

One politician's powerful speech on Syria moved British lawmakers to tears and applause

The vote came directly after a speech from Hilary Benn, the UK Labour Party's shadow foreign secretary, which Conservative Foreign Secretary Philip Hammond called "one of the greatest speeches" in British House of Commons history.<p>In the speech, Benn broke with his party's leader, Jeremy Corbyn, and …

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Syria airstrikes: the military firepower countries are using against Isil - in 90 seconds

With UK airstrikes launched against Islamic State in Syria, we look at the military hardware used by several foreign powers in the developing conflict<p>Ever since Isil successfully took over certain areas in Syria in 2013, several world powers have targeted the terrorist organisation residing the …

First British jets unload their bombs on Islamic State targets in Syria

Exclusive: First British jets fly over Isil positions in Syria - and return without the three Paveway IV laser-guided bombs they were carrying, Tom Rowley reports from RAF base on Cyprus<p>They could barely be made out in the utter darkness, but the fierce roar of their engines was unmistakable.<p>The …

The Canadian model fighting ISIS in Syria tells us that they're easier to defeat than you'd think

She said that as fighters, the Islamic State militants have "mostly been a disappointment."<p>"Their numbers don't seem that big and they're eager to run away," she told INSIDER in an email. "I suspect most of the experienced fighters have been consolidated in Mosul and Raqqa, and that's where the big …

Middle East

U.S., allies hit Islamic State with 32 air strikes: military

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - A coalition led by the United States bombarded Islamic State in Syria with 14 air strikes on Wednesday, and also hit the militant group in Iraq with 18 strikes, according to a statement on Thursday.<p>The Syria strikes were spread across the country with the most, six, near Dayr …

Middle East

Chechen leader vows revenge after Islamic State beheads citizen

Chechen leader Ramzan Kadyrov has confirmed that a native of his Russian republic was beheaded by the Islamic State group and has called for revenge.<p>IS on Wednesday released a video in which a Russian-speaking man confesses to spying for Russia and then is shown apparently being beheaded by another …

Syrians With Links to ISIS Are in Thailand to Attack Russians, Reports Say

Ten people from Syria with links to the Islamic State of Iraq and Greater Syria arrived in Thailand in October to stage attacks on Russians in the …

President Obama Says the U.S. Is Safe From an ISIS Attack

President Barack Obama said in an interview with CBS News on Thursday night that the U.S. was safe from a terrorist attack by the hands of the …

David Cameron 'warned by military chiefs not to claim there were 70,000 friendly Syrian troops'

Defence and Whitehall sources expressed fears that the figure would come back to haunt the Government<p>Military chiefs warned David Cameron against declaring that there were 70,000 Syrian opposition fighters ready to take on Islamic State, it has been claimed.<p>Senior officials feared the figure was an …

British Fighter Jets at Airbase in Cyrus: Pictures