Russia threatens ‘retaliatory measures’ after Dominic Raab issued sanctions

Russia has threatened to retaliate against the UK after Dominic Raab unveiled the government’s new sanction regime, which includes 25 Russian officials.  The Foreign Secretary today warned despots, dictators and their henchmen they will no longer be able to buy property in the UK or ‘siphon dirty money through British banks’ as he unveiled the Government’s new … Read more Russia threatens ‘retaliatory measures’ after Dominic Raab issued sanctions

Private jet from Colorado with five Americans on board is DENIED entry to Italy

A very expensive mistake: Private jet from Colorado to Sardinia with five Americans on board is DENIED entry to Italy because the EU has banned US citizens due to COVID A jet flew from the Eagle County Regional Airport on the afternoon of July 1 and made it to the Cagliari Elmas Airport in Sardinia … Read more Private jet from Colorado with five Americans on board is DENIED entry to Italy

Private jet from Colorado with five Americans on board is DENIED entry to Italy

A very expensive mistake: Private jet from Colorado to Sardinia with five Americans on board is DENIED entry to Italy because the EU has banned US citizens due to COVID A jet flew from the Eagle County Regional Airport on the afternoon of July 1 and made it to the Cagliari Elmas Airport in Sardinia … Read more Private jet from Colorado with five Americans on board is DENIED entry to Italy

Travel industry bosses demand answers as it emerges TWELVE air bridges have been agreed

Travel industry bosses demand more answers as it emerges just TWELVE air bridges have been agreed with other countries despite list of 95 destinations being published today – with no guarantee that Brits will be allowed in Boris Johnson is set to announce Britons can travel to the majority of the EU Other permitted destinations … Read more Travel industry bosses demand answers as it emerges TWELVE air bridges have been agreed

Johnson ‘set to green-light holidays to 95 destinations’ – but only a dozen will let Britons enter

Boris Johnson ‘is set to green-light holidays to 95 destinations’ – but only a dozen will have air bridges in place to let Britons enter from Day One on Monday Boris Johnson is set to announce Britons can travel to the majority of the EU Other permitted destinations will include all British overseas territories and … Read more Johnson ‘set to green-light holidays to 95 destinations’ – but only a dozen will let Britons enter

Hong Kong police make first arrest under China’s new security law

Hong Kong police today made their first arrests under a landmark new security law giving Beijing draconian powers to punish dissent in the city.  A man with a ‘Hong Kong Independence’ flag was the first to be arrested hours after the law came into force, and 23 years to the day since Britain returned the … Read more Hong Kong police make first arrest under China’s new security law

Hong Kong police make first arrest under China’s new security law

Hong Kong police today made their first arrest under a landmark new security law giving Beijing draconian powers to punish dissent in the city.  A man with a ‘Hong Kong Independence’ flag was arrested in Causeway Bay hours after the law came into force and 23 years to the day since Britain returned the former … Read more Hong Kong police make first arrest under China’s new security law

China passes feared security law in Hong Kong

China has boasted of holding ‘a sword over lawbreakers’ heads’ after Beijing passed a new security law giving it unprecedented jurisdiction over Hong Kong. President Xi Jinping signed the law into effect Tuesday after it was unanimously passed by Beijing’s rubber-stamp parliament, side-stepping a vote in Hong Kong. The law bans acts of secession, subversion, … Read more China passes feared security law in Hong Kong

China passes feared security law in Hong Kong

Campaigners mourned ‘the end of Hong Kong as we know it’ today after China passed a sweeping new national security law which critics say will smother the city’s freedoms.  The legislation was unanimously approved by China’s rubber-stamp parliament, little more than six weeks after it was first unveiled.  Though the wording of the law has … Read more China passes feared security law in Hong Kong

Angela Merkel and Emmanuel Macron meet, six feet apart

France and Germany aren’t quite as close as they used to be! Angela Merkel gives Emmanuel Macron the red carpet treatment – from six feet away German Chancellor Merkel and French President met at Meseberg Castle today Pair seemed at ease as they kept two-metres apart amid the coronavirus crisis  Talks came ahead of Germany … Read more Angela Merkel and Emmanuel Macron meet, six feet apart