Bloody well hope so; anything else would be a total mockery!
France sees Brexit as tool to weaken London: leaked memo http://dlvr.it/PVzZRV
Hammond on Marr Show today discussing Cabinet coming together on issues...
WATCH Rebecca Long-Bailey on Labour's Brexit Policy: "We Want to Have Our Cake and Eat It" https://order-order.com/2017/07/16/rebecca-long-bailey-want-cake-eat/ …
WATCH Hammond Blames Brexiteers For Briefing By Remainers https://order-order.com/2017/07/16/hammond-blames-brexiteers-briefing-remainers/ …
WATCH: McDonnell Backtracks on Labour Vow to Write Off Student Debt https://order-order.com/2017/07/16/mcdonnell-backtracks-on-labour-vow-to-write-off-student-debt/ …
WATCH McDonnell Quotes Engels: Grenfell Was "Social Murder" https://order-order.com/2017/07/16/mcdonnell-grenfell-social-murder/ …
UK considers increasing penalty for acid attacks, up to a life sentence, after string of weekend attacks. http://cnn.it/2vqwyqZ
Efta officials in daily contact with their members are very confident all would accept UK. So currently no grounds for stating otherwise.
UK would 'hit the canvas' under a Jeremy Corbyn government - Tony Blair: http://bit.ly/2tXJlBU
Survation now has Leave edging Remain (48-47) after 2 polls had Remain lead. referendum on deal up to 46-39 (+7)
Cyprus leader blames Turkey for talks collapse, says drilling to continue http://dlvr.it/PVxQ54
War of words continues between government and judiciary http://dlvr.it/PVpH5j
Qatar - Quartet Rift.....
US Intel sources finger UAE for hack of Qatar and sparking Gulf Rift ! This is very surprising.
Richard Conway rips false story on Arab nations allegedly demanding that Qatar be stripped of 2022 World Cup.
Follow all the latest updates on the Qatar-Gulf crisis: http://aje.io/3y3nv
Ya dije SI al Plebiscito, SI a la Consulta Popular, SI a la nueva Venezuela! Elecciones sin CNE, sin militares!
Queue in London...
@AJEnglish Today the people of Venezuela express their wish for Freedom from the brutal dictatorship of Maduro
Polls to vote in Venezuela's unofficial opposition referendum just opened five minutes ago
Why are people voting in Venezuela today? http://aje.io/f9waw
Venezuela's opposition to hold unofficial referendum against President Maduro's plan to rewrite the constitution http://aje.io/pfhk5
Venezuela opposition holds unofficial referendum http://f24.my/1VKv.t
القناة الثانية الإسرائيلية: سلاح الطيران المصري قصف قافلة لداعش قرب الحدود مع إسرائيل! #قلب_الأم
Al Sukhnah is under SAA fire control. OP to liberate the town in coming days. Plan to besiege ISIS in Homs/Hama by meeting Sukhna-Ithriya
SAA General Command calls on people of Maskaneh-DeirHafer area to return to their homes/farms after expulsion of IS, restoration of security
Iraq Intel Services say ISIS Leader Baghdadi still alive and in Syria , US position to date has been no proof Baghdadi is dead.
Syrian Democratic Forces captured parts of Yarmouk district in Raqqa City Map: http://syriancivilwarmap.com
HTS announces responsibility for VBIED attack in Mina' al-Bayda in Ras Shamra area north of Latakia city
UN Syria Envoy Hails Small Gains in Latest Peace Talks — Naharnet
At least 10 people killed by air strikes in Syria's opposition-held Eastern Ghouta, according to UK-based monitor http://aje.io/q9l2g
Syrian Army advance in south Raqqa CS and capture more oil fields:Waheb,al-Fahdeh,Dubaysan from ISIS HD:http://imgur.com/ZCaUINW
Head of Libya's U.N.-backed government calls for polls in March
A key "detail" of this proposal is whether reconciliation is a pre-condition to hold elections or not. 2014 elections were pathway to war
Libyan PM proposes brief break in civil war to hold elections
According to #Sarraj, the To-be new parliament & president's term will be either 3 years or last until the new constitution is endorsed
Threatening note left for GOP senator after office break-in http://hill.cm/bo98WCv
Dem strategist James Carville: It would be "very, very difficult" for Dems to retake the Senate http://hill.cm/AhWExo7
China-US trade talks still with work to do as 100-day action plan deadline arrives
"The safety net catches more than Congress realizes" http://hill.cm/UhWTMrp
Trump doesn't often publicly compliment a TV surrogate for defending him, but he apparently likes Michael Caputo's argument.
Former campaign aide Michael Caputo is doing several rounds of TV, defending Trump. Was on Fox, CNN. On @ThisWeekABC today.
Senate to delay Healthcare vote as John McCain recovers from surgery....
BREAKING: GOP Sen McCain had unexpected surgery to remove blood clot from above his left eye. Will be in AZ next wk recovering: statement
NEW POLL: Trump has lowest approval rating of any president in 70 years http://hill.cm/tbns3Tx
THE MEMO: Trump's team growing increasingly frustrated after week of Russia controversy http://hill.cm/8Z0466g
POLITICO-Harvard poll: Voters don't like Obamacare repeal, but other issues may sway midterms http://politi.co/2uw5OsF
Europe struggles to attract tech talent even as U.S. closes doors http://politi.co/2t3zlFS
Trump campaign and fundraising committees raise $13.9 million in second quarter http://politi.co/2uw5vya
Justice Department appeals latest travel ban setback to Supreme Court http://politi.co/2uwekbl
Kushner lawyer Abbe Lowell taking over Russia case from Gorelick http://politi.co/2t3f1Vi
Who’s in and who’s out: McConnell’s twisting path to 50 http://politi.co/2vpJayE
U.S. governors are wooed on NAFTA — by Canada and Mexico http://politi.co/2uqNosN
Can telemedicine help fix America's broken healthcare system? http://ow.ly/Bi8530dEH1J
New WH special counsel to begin work at end of July to focus on Russia probes, communications, Trump/WH coordination w/outside attorneys.
Odds & Ends...
Digital currency crash...
The flipside of crypto-currency is emerging again with the crash of a host of the virtually "mined" currencies over the weekend.
Major washout of Ethereum today , follows Bitcoin crash Saturday.
This news report gives tips to the Turkish government how to execute Gulenists. "The most ideal execution method from the Ottomans."
My latest: One Year On, Turkey’s Coup Attempt Is Still A Censored Subject http://www.theglobepost.com/2017/07/15/one-year-on-turkeys-coup-attempt-still-a-censored-subject/ …
American accused of "infiltration" sentenced to 10 years behind bars in Iran http://thebea.st/2t4cRER
Farzaneh Shrafbafi formally introduced as new CEO of @IranAir_IRI.
Judiciary Spox: he is detained on financial-related charges, and can be released on bail. #Iran
#Breaking: Hossein Freidoun, brother of President Rouhani & part time member of nuclear negotiations team detained, Judiciary Spox confirms.
In the event of a war with the North, should Seoul, or the U.S., call the shots? http://buff.ly/2tUV9qe
New US bill looks to bar traders working with NK from dollar system and target foreign companies using DPRK labor http://buff.ly/2tdDgEm