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Boris Johnson suffers crushing Brexit loss in House of Commons


After more than three years of bickering politicians and deadline extensions, is Britain any closer to closing a deal?

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson won one vote and lost another in parliament on Tuesday (Wednesday morning AEDT), a result that inches him closer to his goal of leading Britain out of the European Union — but effectively guarantees it won’t happen on the scheduled date of October 31.

The good news for the prime minister was that politicians — for the first time since Britons chose in 2016 to leave the EU — voted for a Brexit plan, backing by 329-299 a ...


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