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May wins one as MPs vote for Brexit delay : If EU approves, decision would grant British Prime Minister more time to seek support for a new agreement

Mar 15, 2019 - The Globe and Mail (Canada)

British Prime Minister Theresa May will seek a delay in pulling the country out of the European Union for at least three months as she tries once more to get her Brexit deal approved by Parliament.

Britain is supposed to leave the EU on March 29, but on Thursday Ms. May won the backing of Members of Parliament to push for a delay. The vote was a rare victory for Ms. May in what has been a tortuous Brexit process and it clears the way for her to try to get her withdrawal agreement with the ...