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Inside the Brexiteer mind

Brexit protesters rally outside of the Parliament in London on March 29, 2019 | Neil Hall/EPA-EFE Inside the Brexiteer mind There’s a deal available that would take the UK out of the EU — but they still won’t sign it. By Tom McTague 4/17/19, 1:15 PM CET Updated 4/18/19, 10:32 AM CET LONDON — What…

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Donald Tusk urges EU not to treat UK as ‘second category’ member state

European Council President Donald Tusk | Jack Taylor/Getty Images Donald Tusk urges EU not to treat UK as ‘second category’ member state UK participation in European election should be taken ‘seriously,’ European Council president tells Parliament. By Maïa de La Baume 4/16/19, 11:50 AM CET Updated 4/16/19, 12:26 PM CET European Council President Donald Tusk…

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The Brexit culture war in numbers

LONDON — The Brexit culture war is gathering pace — and it is bad news for both the U.K.’s major parties. According to a new tracker poll of battleground constituencies for POLITICO, Britain’s protracted exit from the European Union is continuing to polarize the electorate, making it harder for Labour and the Conservatives to reach…

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European Parliament will hold ‘extraordinary session’ if UK approves Brexit deal

Britain's Prime minister Theresa May arrives ahead of a European Council meeting on Brexit at The Europa Building at The European Parliament on April 10, 2019 in Brussels | Leon Neal/Getty Images European Parliament will hold ‘extraordinary session’ if UK approves Brexit deal MEPs who have failed to get re-elected or who have retired would…

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Jeremy Hunt: Brexit paralysis ‘highly damaging’ to UK’s global image

Britain's Foreign Secretary Jeremy Hunt | Tolga Akmen/AFP via Getty Images Jeremy Hunt: Brexit paralysis ‘highly damaging’ to UK’s global image Country’s trading partners want Brexit resolved quickly, foreign secretary says. By Ian Geoghegan 4/15/19, 11:36 AM CET Updated 4/15/19, 1:23 PM CET U.K. Foreign Secretary Jeremy Hunt warned today that continued indecision around Britain’s…