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British Trade minister Liam Fox says ’50-50′ chance Brexit may ...

12 December, 2018 8:41 am 8:41 am

LONDON (Reuters) – Trade minister Liam Fox said there is a “50-50” chance that Brexit may be stopped if parliament rejects the government’s divorce deal with the European Union next month. “If we were not to vote for that, I’m not sure I would give it (Brexit) much more than 50-50,” Fox, a leading supporter … Read More

May sees ‘no alternative’ to her Brexit plan

11 November, 2018 8:16 am 8:16 am

LONDON (Reuters) – British Prime Minister Theresa May says she sees no alternative to the Brexit deal she presented earlier this week, amid reports that some of her senior ministers want her to renegotiate the draft agreement before meeting EU leaders next weekend. “There is no alternative plan on the table. There is no different … Read More

UK PM May defends Brexit deal as opponents plot no-confidence vote

11 November, 2018 8:32 am 8:32 am

LONDON (Reuters) – British Prime Minister Theresa May won the backing of the most prominent Brexiteer in her government as she fought to save a draft European Union divorce deal that has stirred up a plot to force her out of her job. More than two years after the United Kingdom voted to leave the … Read More