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# dominic-raab - Thursday 18 June, 2020

UK minister Raab criticised after saying 'taking the knee' comes from TV show Game of Thrones

The Foreign Secretary said today he only takes the knee for the Queen ‘and the missus when I asked her to marry me’.

# dominic-raab - Monday 11 May, 2020

'Shambolic': Confusion reigns on UK restrictions as Raab says people should only return to work from Wednesday

Business groups and trade unions had criticised Boris Johnson after it appeared he suggested a return to work today.

# dominic-raab - Thursday 16 April, 2020

UK lockdown extended for three more weeks as number of coronavirus cases passes 100,000

861 new deaths were confirmed this evening, bringing the UK death toll to 13,729.

# dominic-raab - Monday 13 April, 2020

Dominic Raab warns UK 'not past the peak' as total hospital death toll exceeds 11,000

The UK has more recorded deaths than any country except the US, Italy, Spain and France.

# dominic-raab - Tuesday 7 April, 2020

Explainer: The UK doesn't have the equivalent of a tánaiste, so who's in charge right now? Boris Johnson This post contains videos

Explainer: The UK doesn't have the equivalent of a tánaiste, so who's in charge right now?

Dominic Raab is deputising for Boris Johnson, but it’s a bit more complicated than that.

# dominic-raab - Sunday 5 January, 2020

Raab: Boris Johnson 'in charge' of Iran crisis despite silence during Caribbean holiday

Johnson is facing mounting calls to make a statement on Friday’s fatal drone strike.

# dominic-raab - Tuesday 17 December, 2019

Dominic Raab calls for suspect in Harry Dunn death to ‘come back to UK and co-operate’

Raab met with the 19-year-old’s family today.

# dominic-raab - Saturday 23 November, 2019

'I think you're being offensive': Dominic Raab confronted by foodbank user at constituency event

The incident happened on Thursday, but footage of the confrontation has since gone viral.

# dominic-raab - Thursday 8 August, 2019

US to seek free-trade agreement with UK 'at the earliest possible time' after it leaves EU

US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo yesterday met with UK Foreign Secretary Dominic Raab.

# dominic-raab - Friday 2 August, 2019

FactCheck: Did Dominic Raab frequently raise the risk of a no-deal Brexit during the referendum campaign?

The UK foreign secretary made the statement on BBC Radio 4 on Monday.

# dominic-raab - Wednesday 12 June, 2019

Bin the backstop or pay us off? Here's what the Conservative leadership hopefuls have said about Ireland

Ten Conservative MPs want to be the next prime minister. Here’s how they all have said they’ll solve the Irish “issue”.

# dominic-raab - Thursday 23 May, 2019

FactCheck: Did a top EU official say 'Northern Ireland is the price to pay for Brexit'?

The claim was made in a video shared from a pro-unionist Twitter account.

# dominic-raab - Sunday 3 February, 2019

'One of the loudest voices against an indefinite backstop': What's Dominic Raab up to?

From his review of the Good Friday Agreement to sparring with Irish journalists on Twitter, it’s been an interesting week for Mr Raab.

# dominic-raab - Thursday 31 January, 2019

'Pure spoof': Government rubbishes Dominic Raab claims that Taoiseach leaked to media about him

The former UK Brexit secretary said he was ‘misrepresented’ to the media by Leo Varadkar.

# dominic-raab - Wednesday 30 January, 2019

Coveney: London's latest tactic is like saying 'give me what I want or I'll jump out the window'

Meanwhile, Dominic Raab told a British committee that they needed to find “a ladder for the Irish government to climb down”.

# dominic-raab - Sunday 23 December, 2018

A Brexit bind: Here are the reasons why we haven't had a deal yet

There’s a Brexit deal on the table, but it looks increasingly unlikely that it will get through the House of Commons.

# dominic-raab - Thursday 15 November, 2018

Theresa May's Cabinet: Who's gone, who's backing her - and what's likely to happen now

There have been five resignations so far today – including two members of her Cabinet.

Brexit Secretary Dominic Raab and three other ministers resign over draft Brexit deal

Raab said he understood why May had chosen to pursue the deal but that he couldn’t support it.

# dominic-raab - Monday 5 November, 2018

Varadkar tells May he's open to backstop review as long as UK can't unilaterally pull out

It comes as the UK’s Brexit Minister Dominic Rabb has reportedly hardened his stance.

# dominic-raab - Friday 31 August, 2018

Just months out from Brexit, Barnier warns that a solution to the Irish border issue is still needed

“The solutions [on Ireland] must be workable,” UK negotiator Dominic Raab said today.

# dominic-raab - Thursday 23 August, 2018

UK Brexit negotiator says deal is '80% agreed'

Dominic Raab held talks with his EU counterpart Michel Barnier earlier this week.

# dominic-raab - Sunday 22 July, 2018

New Brexit secretary: UK will refuse to pay €40bn Brexit bill without trade deal

Dominic Raab said that the Brexit bill, or the fee the UK must pay to leave the EU, is on condition of there being a trade deal.

# dominic-raab - Thursday 19 July, 2018

New Brexit secretary says he will 'intensify' talks with EU

Meanwhile, the EU has urged members to “step up preparations” for all Brexit outcomes before the 30 March deadline.