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Eighty Years Later, Biden and Johnson Revise the Atlantic Charter for a New Era

12 days ago   |   By NY Times

The original was the work of Churchill and Roosevelt at the dawn of World War II. The new version pledges cooperation against 21st century global challenges and rivalries.
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Joe Biden and Boris Johnson sign ‘New Atlantic Charter', but the world may have moved on

Joe Biden and Boris Johnson sign ‘New Atlantic Charter', but the world may have moved on

12 days ago   |   By RT

US President Joe Biden and British Prime Minister Boris Johnson have updated their World War II-era ‘Atlantic Charter'. The agreement promises a return to the full-throttle liberalism that the Trump administration interrupted.
Biden and Johnson met in St. Ives, Cornwall, on Thursday, in a bilateral sit-down before the G7 summit kicks off on Friday. Though the two had plenty to disagree on - the impact of Brexit on the fragile peace in Northern Ireland for example, they seemed to emerge from their meeting the best of friends.
Johnson described dealing with Biden as “a breath of fresh air,”...
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