Recap: Ukip AM apologises over racial slur about Chuka Umunna http://bit.ly/2uSlxCx
Full Corbyn remarks on "wholesale importation" of foreign workers. Similar to Macron
WATCH: Jeremy Corbyn: Labour did not know how much cancelling student debt would cost http://bit.ly/2vMUIfq
Tory critics of Theresa May are "doomed to be led by her" for at least two more years - Ken Clarke: http://bit.ly/2vye0G7
Liam Fox: Length of post-Brexit transition phase ‘not a huge deal’ http://bit.ly/2uUErc9
Jeremy Corbyn insists UK cannot be part of single market after Brexit http://bit.ly/2tQXj6I
Owen Paterson needs to explain why he has moved away from the position set out in his Oct 2014 Europe speech. With equal detail. #WATO
Sunday Talk Show snippets...
NEW: Tory grassroots call for May to go by Christmas.
OBSERVER: Tory members turn to Davis in battle to succeed May #tomorrowspaperstoday
Macron’s Approval Rating Falls 10 Points From June to 54%
That Macron's popularity is taking a hit is not a shocker - big difference between campaigning and governing.
Popularity tumbles for France's Macron: poll http://dlvr.it/PXn48T
Emmanuel Macron approval rating: July - 54% June - 64% May - 62% A fall second only to Chirac's election in 1995 http://www.lejdd.fr/politique/macron-2e-plus-forte-de-chute-de-popularite-en-trois-mois-apres-chirac-3395405 …
France's far-right National Front keeps euro-exit stance http://dlvr.it/PXn475
French Nazi collaborator Petain's tomb vandalised http://dlvr.it/PXmZW7
New communications director: White House has communications problem http://hill.cm/2drnyZU
US special Ukraine rep Volker touches down in Donbas. "Not a frozen conflict, but a hot war," he says, per MOD press
Sanders in active talks to run against Trump in 2020 http://hill.cm/hL0SXKd
Trump admin gears up to crackdown on marijuana laws: http://hill.cm/TjvEObL
Scaramucci is also on a different page from his press secretary when both were asked today if POTUS will sign Russia sanctions bill:
Scaramucci says Trump told him "he doesn't have to be pardoned"
Scaramucci calls for fresh start on relationship with press: I want "positive mojo" http://hill.cm/JUTb7D4
Jill Stein part of Senate Judiciary requests for info in Trump-Russia probe http://hill.cm/nUA3W9p
Scaramucci: White House wants to "deescalate" uproar surrounding Trump-Russia probe http://hill.cm/g85zA2F
Press secretary: Trump fully backs tougher sanctions against Russia http://hill.cm/AiAh5o8
Scaramucci: We don't have to worry about Trump-Russia pardoning because Trump won't have to pardon anyone http://hill.cm/s3Im67X
.@FedericaMog in Kuwait in support of mediation efforts in the Gulf crisis
Turkish President Erdogan arrived in Jeddah today and held a meeting with @KingSalman
Turkey's President Recep Tayyip Erdogan set to visit Saudi Arabia over Gulf crisis http://aje.io/zjlu5
Qatar not signaling they will back down...
"We will never go back to depending on one supplier" Qatar Petroleum's CEO discusses the impact of the Gulf crisis http://aje.io/dewqz
Qatar's emir denounced the "malicious smear campaign" against his country. Where is the Gulf crisis heading? http://aje.io/aynwk
US OIL DEMAND BY FRACTION (compared same time last year...demand is down in everything but jet fuel and fuel oil) #oott
Some conflicting stories out already>>#OPEC Needs More Oil From -#Libya, #Nigeria as Market Re-Balances https://www.bloombergquint.com/business/2017/07/23/opec-needs-more-oil-from-libya-nigeria-as-market-re-balances … #oott
>>>Yemen's Houthis say hit Saudi #oil refineries with long-range missile http://news.xinhuanet.com/english/2017-07/23/c_136464801.htm … #oott
Odds & Ends....
"Most" arms being supplied to Syrian rebels were going to radicals - Washington knew this by mid-2012. Took 5 more years to shut down flow.
Kim Jong Un not seen in public for several days