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No surprise: Charles to succeed queen as Commonwealth head
Heir to the British throne Prince Charles has been approved as the next head of the Commonwealth of the U.K. and its former colonies
The Latest: Commonwealth chooses Prince Charles as next head
The Commonwealth has confirmed that Prince Charles will be the next leader of the organization of Britain and its former colonies once he succeeds his mother Queen Elizabeth II on the throne.
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Queen tips Prince Charles to follow her as Commonwealth head
Queen Elizabeth II has opened a summit of the 53-nation Commonwealth, and backed her son Prince Charles to be the next leader of the association of Britain and its former colonies.
UK mulls plan to ban plastic straws and cut waste
The British government wants to take action to ban plastic straws, drink stirrers and cotton buds _ and is urging other Commonwealth nations to follow suit.
Britain spy case: Watchdog rejects Russia nerve agent claim
Global chemical weapon watchdog chief rejects Russian claims that traces of a second nerve agent were discovered in the English where former Russian spy Sergei Skripal and his daughter were targeted in a poisoning attack Britain blames on Moscow
Queen to welcome Commonwealth leaders as group seeks mission
The flags of more than 50 nations are flying outside Buckingham Palace Queen Elizabeth II prepares to welcome leaders from the Commonwealth, an international club with an eclectic membership, an identity problem and an uncertain future
UK hopes former colonies can give trade boost after Brexit
For decades, the Commonwealth, at least in Britain has been largely ignored, a quaint relic of an empire upon which the sun never set
Syria envoy says UN security team visits alleged attack site
Syrian media say international chemical weapons inspectors have entered the town of Douma, where an alleged poison gas attack was carried out earlier this month, but a Syrian diplomat says only a U.N. security team visited the Damascus suburb
UK's May rejects criticism over Syria airstrike decision
British Prime Minister Theresa May has rejected opposition calls for a law making Parliament's approval necessary before committing U.K. forces to military action