U.K. Parliament Votes To Postpone Brexit


Updated at 3:10 p.m. ET Nearly three years since Britain voted to leave the European Union, everything has come down to the wire — but Parliament wants to give itself a slightly longer fuse. In a vote Thursday, Parliament approved a government plan to ask the EU for an extension to the Brexit process. Members voted 412 - 202 for the motion, which declares that Britain will ask the EU to extend the process until June 30. Britain will leave the bloc in a mere 15 days unless the EU approves a delay. Prime Minister Theresa May plans to bring her withdrawal deal before Parliament for a third time on Wednesday, following two humiliating defeats of her plan. If her deal passes, the government will need an extension in order to sort out all the legislation...

U.K. Parliament Votes To Postpone Brexit

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