British MPs set to vote on no-deal Brexit

LONDON:¬†British MPs will vote Wednesday on whether the country should leave the EU without a deal in just over two weeks, after overwhelmingly rejecting a draft divorce agreement. The House of Commons is expected to vote against a “no deal” Brexit, although this could still happen on March 29 unless it can agree on what should happen instead. MPs on Tuesday rejected for a second time the withdrawal deal negotiated by Prime Minister Theresa May, despite her obtaining last-minute assurances from EU officials.¬†Some eurosceptics are now pressing to leave with no deal, but May warned this scenario could cause “significant … Continue reading British MPs set to vote on no-deal Brexit