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Belgium’s Prime Minister Charles Michel talks to the media as he arrives at a European Union leaders summit in Brussels, Belgium March 22, 2019. REUTERS/Yves Herman BRUSSELS (Reuters) – Belgian Prime Minister Charles Michel said the deal reached by European leaders in the early hours of Friday morning to grant Britain a conditional Brexit delay
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BRUSSELS (Reuters) – European Union leaders have given Prime Minister Theresa May two weeks’ reprieve, until April 12, before Britain could lurch out of the EU if she fails to persuade MPs to back the withdrawal treaty she concluded with Brussels. But after seven hours of summit brainstorming on Thursday, her 27 peers kept a
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BRUSSELS (Reuters) – French President Emmanuel Macron warned Prime Minister Theresa May on Thursday that Britain would face a disorderly departure from the European Union if she fails to get parliamentary approval for her deal on the third attempt next week. President of the European Council Donald Tusk arrives to deliver a statement on Brexit
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BRUSSELS (Reuters) – EU leaders will tell Theresa May on Thursday she can have two months to organise an orderly Brexit but Britain could face a hugely disruptive ejection from the bloc next Friday if the prime minister fails to win backing from parliament. President of the European Council Donald Tusk arrives to deliver a
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FILE PHOTO: Conservative MP Oliver Letwin arrives to attend a cabinet meeting at Number 10 Downing Street in London, Britain February 23, 2016. REUTERS/Stefan Wermuth LONDON (Reuters) – The British parliament should be given the opportunity to find an alternative way to leave the European Union and MPs would support a Norway-style post-Brexit relationship, Conservative
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FILE PHOTO: Germany’s Minister of Foreign Affairs Heiko Maas attends a news conference with Finland’s Minister for Foreign Affairs Timo Soini, Sweden’s Minister for Foreign Affairs Margot Wallstrom and State Secretary for Foreign Policy of Denmark Jonas Bering Liisberg, in Helsinki, Finland March 19, 2019. Lehtikuva/Jussi Nukari via REUTERS BERLIN (Reuters) – Delaying Britain’s departure
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LONDON (Reuters) – France threatened to reject British Prime Minister Theresa May’s request for a three-month delay to Brexit on Wednesday unless she can guarantee to get her departure plans though parliament, potentially sending Britain crashing out of the EU without a deal. May asked the European Union to allow Britain to extend Brexit to
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LONDON (Reuters) – Prime Minister Theresa May will request a short delay to Brexit on Wednesday after her failure to get a deal ratified by parliament left the United Kingdom’s divorce from the European Union in turmoil. FILE PHOTO: Britain’s Prime Minister Theresa May is seen outside Downing Street in London, Britain March 14, 2019.
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FILE PHOTO: Britain’s Prime Minister Theresa May is seen outside Downing Street in London, Britain March 14, 2019. REUTERS/Peter Nicholls LONDON (Reuters) – British Prime Minister Theresa May will request a short delay to Brexit in a letter to the European Union on Wednesday, the BBC and Sky reported on Wednesday. The delay, nearly three
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FILE PHOTO: British Conservative Member of Parliament and Brexit supporter, John Redwood, walks past an anti Brexit protester in London, Britain October 19, 2017. REUTERS/Peter Nicholls LONDON (Reuters) – A Brexit-supporting British MP said a “lot of people” in parliament still remained opposed to Prime Minister Theresa May’s European Union withdrawal deal, with hostility going
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FILE PHOTO – Britain’s Chancellor of the Exchequer Philip Hammond walks outside Downing Street ahead of a Brexit vote in London, Britain March 14, 2019. REUTERS/Toby Melville LONDON (Reuters) – The British government does not yet have the support of enough lawmakers to win a parliamentary vote on its Brexit deal but a “significant number”
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