Daily Archive: Saturday, March 3, 2018

“Her Customs Idea Is Fantasy”; Politicians Criticise Theresa May’s Third Big Speech On Brexit
The Prime Minister’s major speech on Britain’s exit from the EU, was widely criticised for “too many vague aspirations and scant detail”.

Carwyn Howell Jones, the First Minister of Wales said Theresa May “failed to spell out how she intends to achieve this outside a customs union”. Still too many vague aspirations & scant detail from @Theresa_May …

Iraqi Popular Forces find Christian mass grave near Mosul
new mass grave was discovered in Iraq’s northern province of Nineveh containing the bodies of dozens of Christians believed to have been executed by ISIS terrorists.

Arabic-language al-Ghad Press news agency cited an unnamed source from the Syriac Orthodox Church as saying that Iraqi pro-government Popular Mobilization Forces (PMF), also known by the Arabic name Hashd al-Shaabi, unearthed the mass grave …