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United Kingdom's fate hinges on a tale of two referendums | Reuters

LONDON (Reuters) - The United Kingdom has existed for more than three centuries, and its territorial integrity has buckled only once - when Irish nationalists created a breakaway republic almost 100 years ago.<p>A marker stone is seen at Carter Bar in the Scottish Borders August 22, 2013. REUTERS/Toby …

Britain sets out new test to limit EU migrant benefits | Reuters

LONDON (Reuters) - Britain laid out new rules on Wednesday designed to limit the access that migrants from other European Union states have to the country’s welfare system.<p>Romanians carry their luggage for a flight to Heathrow airport in Britain, at Otopeni international airport near Bucharest …

Bosnia protests: 150 injured as demonstrators set fire to presidential palace

Protesters across Bosnia set fire to government buildings and fight with riot police amid protests over unemployment and corruption<p>More than 150 people were wounded in Bosnia on Friday in the worst civil unrest in the country since the 1992-95 war as anger over the dire state of the economy and …

Europe

China cancels U.S. corn purchases as GMO dispute drags on | Reuters

CHICAGO, Feb 6 (Reuters) - Chinese importers canceled purchases of four cargoes of U.S. corn this week, after one cargo was diverted to Vietnam last week, U.S. government data showed on Thursday, as a dispute over an unapproved genetically modified strain remained unresolved.<p>The U.S. Department of …

Mohamed Morsi calls protests 'useless' and says next president could face coup

Former Egyptian president Mohamed Morsi says the daily street protests by his allies since his removal last July are "useless", and that the man who toppled him – the army chief Abdel Fatah al-Sisi – may face the same fate if he succeeds him to the presidency.<p>In a leaked recording of a conversation …

Ariel Sharon 'ordered the expulson of 3,000 Bedouins'

The late Israeli premier issued an order expelling two Bedouin tribes so the army could carry out an exercise in occupied Sinai, a new book says.<p>Ariel Sharon, the late Israeli prime minister, expelled 3,000 Bedouins from their homes in Egypt's Sinai Desert because he wanted to conduct a military …

Israel