Europe

  1. British Prime Minister Theresa May on Thursday urged lawmakers to back her agreement to leave the European Union

    UK PM May urges lawmakers to back her Brexit deal

    British Prime Minister Theresa May on Thursday urged lawmakers to back her agreement to leave the European Union, but made little headway with a bid to coax rebellious members of her party into supporting her deal.

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    Europe
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    Politics
  1. Spain bars May's way to Brussels Brexit deal

    Spain was standing between Theresa May and a Brexit deal as it threatened to derail an EU summit on Sunday if it does not get new assurances on having a say in the future of Gibraltar.

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    Europe
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    Politics
    Spanish prime minister threatens to ‘veto Brexit’ and warns EU summit may be called off in public warning over Gibraltar
  2. EU hopes to clinch Brexit deal on Sunday

    The European Union’s 27 national ambassadors will try on Thursday to finalize an outline declaration of future ties between the bloc and the United Kingdom ahead of a planned summit on Sunday.

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    Europe
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    Politics
    EU leaders hope to rubber-stamp the accord at Sunday’s summit.