Britain braces for bumpy ride after Johnson’s win

The newly elected prime minister predicted a "wonderful adventure" after Labour voters crossed party lines to propel him to a thumping victory. But his clever strategy in England and Wales did not erase nationalist sentiments in Scotland and Northern Ireland.

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Leaders gathered in Brussels embraced Johnson’s sweeping mandate to get Brexit done.
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He is one of six men charged in the brutal rape of a 23-year-old woman in 2012. She died from her injuries two weeks after the assault.
A mob killed and hanged Haitham Ali Ismail from a traffic light after he attempted to disperse demonstrators camped out near his home.
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"In Britain, you can have a strong single-party government that represents only a minority of [voters]," one researcher said.
European leaders said they would resume efforts to convince Poland at a summit next year.
World leaders congratulated Johnson as #notmygovernment trended in top place in the United Kingdom on Twitter.
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