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  • [Ticker] May 'effectively out of power', says Scottish leader

    British prime minister Theresa May is “effectively out of power”, Scotland’s first minister, Nicola Sturgeon said after last week’s EU summit. “I would like to see article 50 revoked. That would be preferable to crashing out with no deal,” she told the Scotsman. Sturgeon joined hundreds of thousands of people marching in London on Saturday demanding a second Brexit referendum.

    Posted: by euobserver

  • [Ticker] May admits 'not sufficient support' for third Brexit vote

    British prime minister Theresa May admitted on Monday she does not yet have enough support to put her Brexit agreement to a third vote. “I have had to conclude that as things stand, there is still not sufficient support in the house, to bring back the deal for a third meaningful vote,” she said. The PM also appeared sceptical on holding an ‘indicative vote’ of MPs on other Brexit options.

    Posted: by euobserver

  • [Ticker] May under pressure to resign over Brexit endgame

    Pressure on British prime minister Theresa May to resign is growing, UK media reported, after an EU summit offered a short extension for the UK to approve May’s deal on Brexit. May is set to update ministers on her Brexit strategy at a cabinet meeting on Monday. Rejected twice by British MPs by record margins, it remains unclear whether a third vote on the deal will be held this week.

    Posted: by euobserver

  • [Ticker] Orban vows more EU 'information campaigns'

    Hungary’s prime minister Viktor Orban insisted in an interview on public radio on Sunday that he would continue “information campaigns” ahead of the European elections. The European People’s Party (EPP) voted last week to suspend Orban’s Fidesz party over violations of EU rule of law, and previous controversial posters of EU Commission president Jean-Claude Juncker. “We have exposed them and, naturally, they are angry,” Orban said.

    Posted: by euobserver

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