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Lawmakers Approve Brexit Bill, UK on Course for Jan. 31 Exit

LONDON — Britain passed a long-elusive milestone on the road to Brexit on Thursday when the House of Commons approved a bill authorizing the country’s departure from the European Union at the end of the month. “I have no doubt that their lordships will have...

Win for Boris Johnson’s Conservatives and Brexit, Poll Shows

LONDON — Prime Minister Boris Johnson’s Conservative Party is likely to win a solid majority of seats in Parliament, an exit poll suggested late Thursday — an decisive outcome to a Brexit-dominated election that should allow Johnson to fulfill his plan to take...
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UK Parties Promise End to Brexit Agony if They Win Election

LONDON — Britain's three major national political parties wooed weary voters on Tuesday, all promising an end to Brexit wrangling if they win next month's national election — but offering starkly different visions of how to achieve that. Prime Minister Bori...

UK’s Johnson Seeks Dec 12 Election to Break Brexit Impasse

LONDON — Prime Minister Boris Johnson said Thursday that the only way to break Britain's Brexit impasse is a general election, and he will ask Parliament to approve a national poll for Dec. 12. Johnson said he would ask lawmakers to vote Monday on a motion ...