May dismisses second Brexit referendum

Former British PMs John Major and Tony Blair are among those urging a new referendum on Britain’s exit from the European Union, if MPs cannot agree on a way forward on the deal she negotiated with the bloc. Prime Minister Theresa May is expected to argue that it would do “irreparable damage to the integrity of our politics” and would “likely leave us no further forward.” Last week she called off a Commons vote on her Brexit deal, when a split in her Conservative party guaranteed its rejection.

 

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