UK politics

British Prime Minister Theresa May addresses sailors on board HMS Ocean during her trip to attend the Gulf Cooperation Council summit in Bahrain, on December 6, 2016 in Manama, Bahrain. Prime Minister May is the first British leader and the first woman to attend the annual two-day Gulf Cooperation Council and will attend a dinner with the leaders of Saudi Arabia, Kuwait, the United Arab Emirates, Qatar, Bahrain and Oman on Tuesday, and will also discuss the situation in Yemen and Syria.  (Photo by Carl Court/Getty Images)

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British Prime Minister Theresa May addresses sailors on board HMS Ocean during her trip to attend the Gulf Cooperation Council summit in Manama, Bahrain. Photo Carl Court/Getty Images

Liberal Democrats winner of the Richmond Park by-election, Sarah Olney, celebrates her victory with party leader Tim Farron in London

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Liberal Democrat winner of the Richmond Park by-election, Sarah Olney, celebrates her victory with party leader Tim Farron on Richmond Green in London.
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Canvassing In Richmond With Liberal Democrat Candidate Saray Olney

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Liberal Democrat prospective parliamentary candidate, Sarah Olney (C) and former Party leader Nick Clegg (C-R) canvass ahead of the Richmond Park and North Kingston by-election on Wednesday in London. Picture Carl Court/Getty Images

Britain's Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson poses with ceremonial guards at the Lahore Fort in Lahore, Pakistan November 25, 2016. REUTERS/Caren Firouz

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Britain’s Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson poses with ceremonial guards at the Lahore Fort in Lahore, Pakistan. Photo Caren Firouz/Reuters

A rainbow rises over Gosport, Hampshire, as heavy rain, strong winds and flash flooding brought widespread disruption across the country and increased fears for a missing pensioner. PRESS ASSOCIATION Photo. Picture date: Tuesday November 22, 2016. See PA story WEATHER Rain. Photo credit should read: Ben Mitchell/PA Wire

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A rainbow rises over Gosport, Hampshire, as heavy rain, strong winds and flash flooding brought widespread disruption across the country. Ben Mitchell/PA 

Gina Miller speaks outside the High Court following its ruling on a challenge to the British government's right to start divorce proceedings from the European Union, in central London

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Gina Miller speaks outside the High Court following its ruling on a challenge to the British government’s right to start divorce proceedings from the European Union, in central London. Photo Toby Melville/Reuters

A seagull flies past the Houses of Parliament in central London, Britain November 2, 2016. REUTERS/Stefan Wermuth

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A seagull flies past the Houses of Parliament in central London, Britain. Photo Stefan Wermuth/Reuters

World War II veteran Garth Wright, 97, views a video installation unveiled by the Royal British Legion's Poppy Appeal in Paternoster Square in London, which invites people to rethink Remembrance. PRESS ASSOCIATION Photo. Picture date: Thursday October 27, 2016. See PA story CHARITY Poppy. Photo credit should read: Hannah McKay/PA Wire

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World War II veteran Garth Wright, 97, views a video installation unveiled by the Royal British Legion’s Poppy Appeal in Paternoster Square in London, which invites people to rethink Remembrance. Photo Hannah McKay/PA 

 Heavy machinery moves into the Calais  'Jungle' migrant camp to demolish the site

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Heavy machinery moves into the Calais ‘Jungle’ migrant camp to demolish the site. Photo Christopher Furlong/Getty Images

Labour's Tracy Brabin (L) is declared winner of the Batley and Spen by-election at Cathedral House on October 21, 2016 in Huddersfield, United Kingdom. The by-election in the Batley and Spen constituency was prompted by the death of Labour MP Jo Cox, who was shot and stabbed in Birstall, West Yorkshire on June 16. Mrs Cox won the seat with a 6,057 majority in 2015. Former actor Tracy Brabin has been selected as the Labour candidate in the by-election with other main parties not contending the seat out of respect to Mrs Cox. (Photo by Ian Forsyth/Getty Images)

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Labour’s Tracy Brabin (L) is declared winner of the Batley and Spen by-election at Cathedral House on October 21, 2016 in Huddersfield, United Kingdom. Former actor Tracy Brabin was selected as the Labour candidate in the by-election with other main parties not contending the seat out of respect to Mrs Cox. Photo Ian Forsyth/Getty Images

Delegates attend the eighty second Scottish National Party autumn conference on October 14, 2016 in Glasgow, Scotland. It was announced yesterday that the party would start a consultation next week on plans to have a second Scottish Independence Referendum.  (Photo by Jeff J Mitchell/Getty Images)

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Delegates attend the eighty second Scottish National Party autumn conference in Glasgow, Scotland. Photo Jeff J Mitchell/Getty Images

The audience listen as British Prime Minister, Theresa May, makes her keynote speech at the conservative party conference in Birmingham this afternoon.

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Theresa May, leader of the Conservative party makes her keynote speech at their conference in Birmingham this afternoon. Photo Charlie Bibby/FT 

Secretary of State for Justice and Lord Chancellor, Liz Truss, addressed delegates at the conservative party conference in Birmingham.

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Delegates are seen at the Conservative party conference in Birmingham on Tuesday. Photo Charlie Bibby/FT 

Chancellor of the Exchequer, Philip  Hammond, makes his keynote speech at the conservative conference in Birmingham

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Chancellor of the Exchequer, Philip Hammond, makes his keynote speech at the conservative conference in Birmingham

Leader of the Labour Party, Jeremy Corbyn mingles with supporter Joseph Afrane after John McDonnell gave his speech today

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Leader of the Labour Party, Jeremy Corbyn with supporter Joseph Afrane after John McDonnell gave his speech today at the Labour Party Conference

Outgoinng leader Nigel Farage (L) embraces new leader of the anti-EU UK Independence Party (UKIP) Diane James (R) as she is introduced at the UKIP Autumn Conference in Bournemouth, on the southern coast of England

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Outgoinng leader Nigel Farage (L) embraces new leader of the anti-EU UK Independence Party (UKIP) Diane James (R) as she is introduced at the UKIP Autumn Conference in Bournemouth, on the southern coast of England

British Prime Minister Theresa May holds a cabinet meeting at the Prime Minister's country retreat Chequers to discuss department-by-department Brexit action plans on August 31, 2016 in Ellesborough, England. The Prime Minister confirmed there would be no second referendum on Britain's withdrawal from the EU.

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British Prime Minister Theresa May holds a cabinet meeting at the Prime Minister’s country retreat Chequers to discuss department-by-department Brexit action plans on in Ellesborough, England.

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Armed Metropolitan Police counter terrorism officers take part in an exercise on the River Thames, London 

LONDON, ENGLAND - AUGUST 02:  An armed Metropolitan Police officer poses for a photograph as he patrols in Downing Street on August 2, 2016 in London, England. Security measures continue to be high in London while the current UK threat level for international terrorism is severe, meaning an attack is highly likely.  (Photo by Carl Court/Getty Images)

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An armed Metropolitan Police officer poses for a photograph as he patrols in Downing Street, in London, England. Security measures continue to be high in London while the current UK threat level for international terrorism is severe, meaning an attack is highly likely 

U.K. Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson Prepares To Meet European Union's Foreign Affairs Council

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Boris Johnson, U.K. foreign secretary, left, gestures whilst carrying his ministerial red box as he arrives at the Foreign Office in London, U.K., on Friday.