March 12, 2019

MPs to vote on Theresa May’s deal

United Kingdom (HRNW): MPs will vote on Theresa May’s Brexit deal later after she says she secured “legally binding” changes following last-minute talks with the EU. The PM said the changes meant the Irish backstop –…








US withdraws all staff from Caracas embassy

Latin America (HRNW): The US will withdraw all diplomatic staff from Venezuela this week due to the “deteriorating situation” there, the state department has announced. In a tweet, Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said having staff…



Italy bans unvaccinated children from school

Italy (HRNW): Italian children have been told not to turn up to school unless they can prove they have been properly vaccinated. The deadline follows months of national debate over compulsory vaccination. Parents risk being fined…