UK’s opposition Labour to back proposal for public Brexit vote

Britain's Labour Party leader Jeremy Corbyn leaves the Houses of Parliament in London, Britain, February 27, 2019. REUTERS/Hannah Mckay

LONDON (Reuters) – Britain’s opposition Labour Party will put forward or support an amendment in favour of a public vote to prevent a damaging Brexit, the party’s Brexit spokesman said on Wednesday. British lawmakers voted 323-240 against an opposition Labour Party proposal for a permanent customs union with the EU. “Disappointed the government has rejected […]

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