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December 6, 2018 7:36 AM Northern Irish DUP says would not topple UK government in confidence vote

LONDON (Reuters) - The Northern Irish party that props up Theresa May’s Conservative government would not vote to topple her in a confidence vote even if she loses a key vote on her Brexit deal next week, DUP lawmaker Sammy Wilson said. “We would certainly not vote to topple the government because we would have no reason to do so,” he told BBC radio 91

December 3, 2018 11:50 AM 'Full reasoned position' on Brexit legal advice will be published: UK PM's spokesman

LONDON (Reuters) - Britain will publish a “full reasoned position statement” on the legal advice for Prime Minister Theresa May’s Brexit deal as promised, her spokesman said on Monday. Britain’s main opposition Labour Party has said it would press for contempt proceedings against the government if May failed to produce the full legal advice she has received 94

November 30, 2018 12:34 PM EU's Tusk says no deal or no Brexit if UK parliament rejects deal

BUENOS AIRES (Reuters) - Britain’s choice would be to leave the European Union without a deal or abandon Brexit altogether if its parliament rejects an agreement between the EU and Prime Minister Theresa May, European Council President Donald Tusk said on Friday. “A few days before the vote in the House of Commons, it is becoming more and more clear 73

November 29, 2018 3:31 PM The Quick Read on Donald Trump’s Swipe at Theresa May's Brexit Deal

It’s easy to dismiss Donald Trump’s opinion on May’s Brexit deal as just another flippant, off-hand comment by the U.S. president without much thought behind it. But the reality is that Trump’s assessment of May’s Brexit deal, regardless of how he arrived at it, echoes the sentiments of most Britons—this is a subpar deal for the U.K., which by extension 83

November 29, 2018 12:15 AM UK says no-deal Brexit would jeopardize security ties with EU

LONDON (Reuters) - A no-deal Brexit would jeopardize security co-operation with the European Union, Britain’s security minister Ben Wallace will say on Thursday. Britain and the EU have pledged to co-operate on security issues through institutions such as Europol and Eurojust after Brexit, although a proposed “operational cooperation” between police 94

November 28, 2018 9:17 PM Britain sets out the scenarios

LONDON (Reuters) - Britain’s government and the Bank of England warned on Wednesday that a no-deal Brexit would hammer the economy, while Prime Minister Theresa May’s plan for leaving the European Union, opposed by many lawmakers, could soften the blow. Below are the main points of an analysis published by the government that covers the 15 years after 85

November 26, 2018 3:58 PM UK would be thrust into the unknown if Brexit deal rejected, May says

LONDON (Reuters) - No-one knows what will happen if Britain’s parliament rejects the Brexit deal the government has reached with the European Union, Prime Minister Theresa May said on Monday. After reaching a divorce deal on Sunday, May is now seeking to win over critics in her own Conservatives and opposition parties who have threatened to vote against 80

November 25, 2018 1:15 PM France's Macron says prepared for all options on Brexit

BRUSSELS (Reuters) - French President Emmanuel Macron said on Sunday that if the British parliament rejects the Brexit deal, it will be for Britain to make new proposals. “I cannot speculate on the British (parliament’s) vote. And in this case it is very clear that it will be up to Great Britain to make proposals. But it is our responsibility to be prepared 60

November 25, 2018 1:14 PM Britain's opposition Labour Party will oppose Brexit deal: Corbyn

BRUSSELS (Reuters) - Britain’s main opposition Labour Party will oppose the government’s Brexit deal in parliament, its leader Jeremy Corbyn said on Sunday, describing the agreement approved in Brussels as “a miserable failure of negotiation”. “This is a bad deal for the country. It is the result of a miserable failure of negotiation that leaves us with the worst 64

November 25, 2018 10:57 AM Northern Ireland DUP's Foster: Will 'review' May support if her Brexit deal succeeds

LONDON (Reuters) - The leader of Northern Ireland’s DUP said she would “review” the agreement that props up Britain’s Conservative government if Prime Minister Theresa May’s Brexit divorce deal is passed by the UK parliament. “If it came to the situation that parliament did decide, and there’s no evidence that they’re going to, but if they did decide 57