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U.K. Requests Three-Month Brexit Extension – The Wall Street Journal

The U.K. asked the European Union to delay its departure from the bloc until June 30, an extension that if approved would give Prime Minister Theresa May just weeks to break an impasse in Parliament over her withdrawal deal.

Mrs. May’s request for a three-month extension suggests that she will attempt once more to force reluctant British lawmakers to swallow a Brexit divorce deal that they have twice rejected overwhelmingly. That so-called withdrawal deal sets out the economic and legal terms needed to assure a smooth split…

U.K. Requests Three-Month Brexit Extension – The Wall Street Journal

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