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US, not UK, most threatened by Chagos row

The United Nations on May 22 passed a non-binding resolution for the United Kingdom to relinquish the Chagos Archipelago within six months. In a crushing diplomatic defeat, the UK got only six votes in its favor while 116 countries voted against its possession of the archipelago, whereas 56 nations abstained. It was the second time the UK […]

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