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May holds out promise of new Brexit referendum

UNITED STATES (VOP TODAY NEWS) - A last ditch attempt to break the Brexit deadlock.... For the fourth time, Theresa May is asking MPs to back her EU divorce deal...Putting a number of major...
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UK Brexit talks to continue with deal seen as unlikely

UNITED STATES (VOP TODAY NEWS) Brexit talks in the U.K. are getting underway again, but a deal is seen as unlikely. Bloomberg's Emma Ross-Thomas reports "Bloomberg Markets: European Close." https://youtu.be/78cbwYevtEU --- This video is provided by Bloomberg Markets...
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British government confirms it will hold European elections

UNITED KINGDOM (VOP TODAY NEWS) -- Britain will hold elections for the European Parliament on May 23, regardless of the outcome of ongoing talks between the opposition and the government over the Brexit agreement,...

Theresa May dismiss defense minister over leaks on Huawei

UNITED KINGDOM (VOP TODAY NEWS) -- British Prime Minister Theresa May announced on Wednesday that Defense Secretary Gavin Williamson would be sacked following an inquiry into a source of leaks that allowed Huawei to...

Britain is preparing for the European Parliament elections despite Brexit

UNITED STATES (VOP TODAY NEWS) -- In the midst of the unrest caused by Brexit, campaigning for the European Parliament elections intensified on the streets of the UK and on social networking sites. British parties,...

German minister: EU stands together to avoid Britain’s exit without agreement

UNITED STATES (VOP TODAY NEWS) -- The European Union's decision to give Britain a longer period of exit from the bloc shows European leaders are capable of finding a common solution, German Economy Minister...

EU and the UK have agreed to postpone Brexit to October 31

UNITED STATES (VOP TODAY NEWS) -- The European Council agreed to a further extension of the Brexit term in order to allow ratification of the agreement on British withdrawal from the EU, according to...

The parliament approves the May plan to postpone the EU withdrawal until June 30

UNITED STATES (VOP TODAY NEWS) -- The British parliament on Tuesday approved Prime Minister Theresa May's plan to seek a postponement of Britain's withdrawal from the European Union until June 30, while trying to...

British PM May to discuss Brexit with Chancellor Angela Merkel on Tuesday

UNITED STATES (VOP TODAY NEWS) -- British Prime Minister Theresa May will meet with Chancellor Angela Merkel in Berlin on Tuesday to discuss Britain's exit from the European Union, a German government spokesman said...

Poll: British voters want strong leader and political reforms

UNITED STATES (VOP TODAY NEWS) -- British voters want a strong leader capable of breaking rules and making major reforms after the three-year-old EU exit crisis has eroded their confidence in the political system...

Britain’s finance minister is expected to reach an agreement with Labor on exit from...

UNITED STATES (VOP TODAY NEWS) -- Britain's finance minister said on Saturday the government was optimistic that some form of agreement with the opposition Labor Party would come to an end to the EU...

British government is ready to hold new talks with the opposition on exit

UNITED STATES (VOP TODAY NEWS) -- The government is ready to hold further discussions over the next two days with the opposition Labor Party on the exit from the European Union, a spokesman for...

Juncker: Brexit will no longer be delayed

UNITED STATES (VOP TODAY NEWS) --  Brexit will not receive another postponement of London, even if the British Parliament does not approve an agreement on conditions for leaving the EU before April 12, said...

5 thousand new jobs will be created in Germany after Brexit

UNITED STATES (VOP TODAY NEWS) -- The German Association of Foreign Banks said that in the next 12-18 months, up to 5,000 new jobs will be created in the member institutions of the association...

European Union intends to offer the UK a long postponement Brexit

UNITED STATES (VOP TODAY NEWS) -- The European Union intends to offer the head of the British Cabinet, Teresa May, a longer postponement of the date of the country's withdrawal from the EU under...

A group of deputies in the UK will seek to prevent the “hard” Brexit

UNITED STATES (VOP TODAY NEWS) -- An inter-party group of British deputies will seek to prevent a possible UK secession from the EU without a deal with Brussels on April 12, 2019, The Guardian...

EU never wanted revenge on Britain for Brexit decision: Barnier

UNITED STATES (VOP TODAY NEWS) -- The European Union has never revenged Britain for the decision to leave the EU, said Brexit’s main negotiator for the EU, Michel Barnier. "The UK requested a way out...

May will ask the EU to extend Brexit

UNITED STATES (VOP TODAY NEWS) -- The UK government will ask the EU to extend the Brexit deadline to try to negotiate a single action plan with the opposition, said Tuesday at a seven-hour...

Former minister: May is under tremendous pressure from some ministers to come out without...

UNITED STATES (VOP TODAY NEWS) -- Prime Minister Theresa May is under enormous pressure from some senior cabinet ministers who want to leave the EU without a deal, a former British minister said on...

Labor: We may have to call for another no-confidence vote for the May government

UNITED STATES (VOP TODAY NEWS) -- A time may come for the party to call for another no-confidence vote for Prime Minister Theresa May's government, Emily Thornberry, a foreign policy spokeswoman for Britain's opposition...