The Latest Former UK leader Blair says put country first

LONDON — The Latest on Britain’s plan to leave the European Union (all times local):11:05 a.m.Former British Prime Minister Tony Blair has warned that politicians face a critical juncture in history as they prepare to consider legislation meant to prevent the country from leaving the European Union without a deal.Speaking at the Institute for Government on Monday, Blair appealed to lawmakers to recognize that in modern British history, “there’s never been a more important moment for politicians to put country before tribe and national interest before self-interest.”Blair’s comments come as the House of Commons prepares to return from summer recess Tuesday and lawmakers are expected to try to pass a bill to block a no-deal Brexit, either by requesting an extension from the EU or some other means.Time is short before the Oct. 31 withdrawal deadline.___10 a.m.British Prime Minster Boris Johnson is getting tough with members of his Conservative Party who oppose his Brexit plans.The so-called “rebels” are being warned that they will be suspended from the party if they take part in efforts led by opposition parties in Parliament meant to block a departure from the European Union without a deal.Lawmakers are returning from their summer recess this week for a brief session that promises to be a dramatic week in British politics.They are pledging to challenge Johnson’s policy that the U.K. will leave the EU on Oct. 31, even if there is no deal. Without such a deal, Britain faces a chaotic Brexit that economists warn would disrupt trade by imposing tariffs and customs checks between Britain and the bloc.The Associated Press read more

Lozano injures knee

Demetrio Lozano will have to make few weeks break as he has injured his knee, in the previous game against Ademar Leon, which Aragon won with 30:26. They are currently 5th on the table, with a game against Torrevieja in their next game. The 36-year old is formerly THW Kiel player, and he decided to join Aragon over San Antonio and Barcelona. This year Aragon is in the Cup Winners Cup, and plays against Borac Banja Luka. ← Previous Story 10,000 tickets sold for the VELUX EHF FINAL4 Next Story → EC 2012 Quals (W): Czech Republic surprises Austria!