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The United Nations expressed alarm Wednesday at the looming execution of 14 drug convicts in Indonesia, urging Jakarta to put an end to the "unjust" practice of capital punishment. A group of drug convicts including foreigners have been given notice of their executions and could be put to death as early as Friday. Attorney-General Muhammad Prasetyo said Wednesday that 14 people -- including prisoners from Nigeria, Pakistan, India and Zimbabwe -- had been put in isolation and would be executed this week.
Prime Minister Theresa May said on Wednesday she had an open mind about Britain's future ties with the European Union, adding that it may not copy any of the existing relationships between non-EU countries and the bloc. "I think we should be developing the model that suits the United Kingdom and the European Union. Not adopting, necessarily, a model that is on the shelf already," she added at a news conference after meeting Italian Prime Minister Matteo Renzi in Rome.