UK says Spain quarantine “absolutely necessary” and may be applied to other countries – BBC News

The British government has insisted that it was “absolutely necessary” to reimpose quarantine restrictions on arrivals from Spain, after the change came into effect with just a few hours notice. Everyone coming to the UK from Spain is now required to go into quarantine for 14 days and the Foreign Office has advised against non-essential … Read more UK says Spain quarantine “absolutely necessary” and may be applied to other countries – BBC News

Decision to quarantine Spanish holidaymakers ‘disruptive’ but necessary, says Raab

Dominic Raab has defended the Government’s last minute decision to enforce quarantine measures for British holidaymakers returning from Spain. Asked by Sky News why the decision was taken with so little notice, the Foreign Secretary said: “The data we got on the Friday, showed a big jump right across mainland Spain, that was then assessed … Read more Decision to quarantine Spanish holidaymakers ‘disruptive’ but necessary, says Raab

Spain quarantine: government acted ‘as swiftly as we could’, says Raab

Dominic Raab has defended the government’s sudden decision to impose restrictions on holidaymakers returning from Spain after a surge in coronavirus cases in the country. Travellers will have to self­-isolate for two weeks upon their return. The foreign secretary said the government would not ‘make apologies’ for the move as inaction could have risked a second wave … Read more Spain quarantine: government acted ‘as swiftly as we could’, says Raab

Foreign Secretary defends Spain quarantine: ‘We couldn’t have responded more decisively’

Foreign Secretary Dominic Raab has defended the government’s handling of the Spain quarantine announcement telling Sophy Ridge: “We couldn’t have responded more swiftly and more decisively.” He also said the government “can’t make apologies for doing so”. SUBSCRIBE to our YouTube channel for more videos: http://www.youtube.com/skynews Follow us on Twitter: https://twitter.com/skynews Like us on Facebook: … Read more Foreign Secretary defends Spain quarantine: ‘We couldn’t have responded more decisively’

The Point: The end of China-UK golden era ties?

Britain said Monday it will do away with its extradition treaty with the Hong Kong SAR. The decision comes amid a growing divide between China and the UK, with foreign secretary Dominic Raab saying the treaty will not be reinstated unless “clear and robust safeguards” are made by China. Coming less than a week after … Read more The Point: The end of China-UK golden era ties?

UK and US call out China during Pompeo visit to London | ITV News

The government did the “right thing” in its decision to ban new Huawei products from the UK’s 5G network infrastructure from December 31 this year, the US secretary of state has said. Mike Pompeo welcomed the UK’s response over China as he condemned Beijing’s actions on a visit to London as foreign secretary Dominic Raab … Read more UK and US call out China during Pompeo visit to London | ITV News

US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo urges nations to ‘push back’ against China

Mike Pompeo has urged the UK and other western democracies to form a “coalition” to fight against China, as he suggested a UK-US trade deal would be finalised “before too long”. The US Secretary of State blasted Beijing for its “disgraceful” response to coronavirus, saying the Chinese government had “crushed” Hong Kong’s freedoms while “bullying” … Read more US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo urges nations to ‘push back’ against China

Pompeo meets with PM Johnson in Downing Street

U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo arrived in Downing Street on Tuesday (July 21) for a meeting with British Prime Minister Boris Johnson. Johnson quipped that the social distancing measures did not indicate any diplomatic distance. Pompeo, Johnson and Foreign Secretary Dominic Raab are expected to discuss global priorities, including the COVID-19 economic recovery plans, … Read more Pompeo meets with PM Johnson in Downing Street

‘Well done’: Mike Pompeo congratulates UK and Raab on Huawei decision

The US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo has congratulated the UK on its decision to ban Huawei and opening an invitation to Hongkongers after having a ‘very productive’ conversation with the UK foreign secretary Dominic Raab. The two held a press conference after discussing Hong Kong, Russia and China during lunch on Tuesday

UK’s Dominc Raab and US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo hold news conference – watch live

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U.S. Secretary of State Pompeo and British Foreign Minister Raab to speak after lunch meeting

U.S. Secretary of State Michael Pompeo and British Foreign Minister Dominic Raab are expected to speak to media after lunch meeting at Lancaster House. Subscribe: http://smarturl.it/reuterssubscribe Reuters brings you the latest business, finance and breaking news video from around the globe. Our reputation for accuracy and impartiality is unparalleled. Get the latest news on: http://reuters.com/ … Read more U.S. Secretary of State Pompeo and British Foreign Minister Raab to speak after lunch meeting

UK suspends extradition treaty with Hong Kong – BBC News

The UK government will suspend its extradition treaty with Hong Kong “immediately and indefinitely”. Announcing the move, Foreign Secretary Dominic Raab said the UK “wants a positive relationship” with China. But he said the “imposition” of the new security law in Hong Kong by Beijing was a “serious violation” of the country’s international obligations. Labour … Read more UK suspends extradition treaty with Hong Kong – BBC News

‘Immediately & indefinitely’ | UK suspends extradition treaty with Hong Kong over new security law

The UK has “immediately and indefinitely” suspended its extradition agreement with Hong Kong in reaction to China’s new national security law there, amid rising tensions between Beijing and London. Foreign Secretary Dominic Raab told the House of Commons on Monday that China’s “imposition” of a new national security law in Hong Kong was a “serious … Read more ‘Immediately & indefinitely’ | UK suspends extradition treaty with Hong Kong over new security law

UK confirms ban on extradition to Hong Kong as tension with China rises – BBC News

In the latest evidence of growing tension between Britain and China the foreign secretary Dominic Raab has confirmed that the UK is suspending its extradition treaty with Hong Kong. It’s in response to Beijing’s imposition of a new security law aimed at ending political protests in Hong Kong. The UK has already offered residency rights … Read more UK confirms ban on extradition to Hong Kong as tension with China rises – BBC News

UK suspends extradition treaty with Hong Kong in wake of new Chinese security law

The UK has suspended an extradition treaty with Hong Kong following the imposition of controversial new security laws on the territory by China. Foreign Secretary Dominic Raab announced the “necessary and proportionate” measure as he extended to Hong Kong the arms embargo it has applied to mainland China for 31 years. SUBSCRIBE to our YouTube … Read more UK suspends extradition treaty with Hong Kong in wake of new Chinese security law