Tag: Brexit

Britain’s Johnson tries to save job and hardline Brexit

by Dmitry ZAKS UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson will try to save his job and his hardline Brexit strategy Monday when he confronts parliament and...

Top UK minister quits in new Brexit blow to PM Johnson

by Dmitry ZAKS British Prime Minister Boris Johnson received a fresh blow Saturday when senior minister Amber Rudd quit her work and pensions post in...

UK Johnson’s Brexit plans in tatters after stinging defeats

by Dario THUBURN and Dmitry ZAKS British Prime Minister Boris Johnson's hardline Brexit strategy stood in tatters on Thursday after a humiliating week left him...

UK PM to call election if Brexit strategy defeated: top official

by Alice RITCHIE British Prime Minister Boris Johnson will call an election for October 14 if MPs vote against his Brexit strategy, a top official...

UK Labour leader warns about ‘Trump Deal Brexit’ putting UK at mercy of big...

Labour opposition leader Jeremy Corbyn on Monday warned about the prospect of a no-deal Brexit, speaking ahead of cross-party talks aimed at finding ways...

UK opposition seeks to oust PM to avoid no-deal Brexit

Britain's main opposition Labour Party leader Jeremy Corbyn urged parliament Wednesday to oust Prime Minister Boris Johnson before he takes the splintered country out...

Boris Johnson wins race to become Britain’s next PM

by Alice RITCHIE and James PHEBY Boris Johnson won the race to become Britain's next prime minister on Tuesday, but will face a confrontation over...

Brexit chaos unites Europe: Tusk

The tortuous Brexit process has acted as a "vaccine" against anti-EU sentiment across the continent, European Council President Donald Tusk claimed Tuesday. He was speaking...

‘Both sides’ must compromise in cross-party Brexit talks: British PM

by Joe JACKSON British Prime Minister Theresa May on Sunday conceded that concluding a Brexit deal with the main opposition will need "compromise on both...

Brexit chaos stirs bafflement in UK ex-colonies

By Jerome Taylor with AFP reporters. Across much of Britain's former Asian colonies, many are greeting the UK's impending departure from the European Union with...
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