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Theresa May’s Last Gasp: A 4th Vote on Her Brexit Deal

LONDON — When the world last focused full attention on Prime Minister Theresa May of Britain, she had returned from a “begging tour” in Europe with a Brexit extension she had hoped never to ask for and was fighting for her political [...]

Theresa May Fires Gavin Williamson, Defense Secretary, Over Huawei Leak

LONDON — Prime Minister Theresa May of Britain on Wednesday abruptly fired her defense secretary, Gavin Williamson, blaming him for a leak that suggested she would give a role in designing a British telecommunications network to a Chinese [...]

Theresa May and Jeremy Corbyn Consider Something New on Brexit: Cooperation

LONDON — After doing battle for years over how to withdraw Britain from the European Union, Prime Minister Theresa May and the opposition leader, Jeremy Corbyn, are expected to meet on Wednesday as potential but wary partners, following [...]

Theresa May Will Reach Out to Labour in Bid to Avoid Disorderly Brexit

LONDON — In a surprise move, Prime Minister Theresa May on Tuesday offered to reach out to the opposition Labour Party on a joint plan for Britain’s withdrawal from the European Union, and said she would seek a second delay from the European [...]

Britain Will Have to Pass Theresa May’s Brexit Plan, E.U. Warns

BRUSSELS — If Britain ever wants an orderly exit from the European Union, it must pass the withdrawal agreement painfully negotiated with the bloc, Michel Barnier, its chief Brexit negotiator, warned on Tuesday. To date, the British [...]

Live Briefing: Theresa May’s Brexit Deal Is Rejected by U.K. Parliament

• With Britain in political crisis and a new deadline to leave the European Union two weeks away, Parliament on Friday rejected, by a vote of 334 to 286, Prime Minister Theresa May’s Brexit plan for a third time. • Lawmakers voted [...]

Live Briefing: Brexit Live Updates: U.K. Parliament Rejects Theresa May’s Deal

• With Britain in political crisis and a new deadline to leave the European Union two weeks away, Parliament rejected Prime Minister Theresa May’s Brexit plan for a third time on Friday. • Lawmakers voted down the 585-page withdrawal [...]

Live Briefing: Brexit Live Updates: U.K. Parliament Debates Theresa May’s Departure Plan

• With Britain in political crisis and a new deadline to leave the European Union two weeks away, Parliament is debating Prime Minister Theresa May’s Brexit plan, which it has already rejected twice by large margins, before a third [...]

Who Could Replace Theresa May as Britain’s Prime Minister?

Who will be the next prime minister of Britain if Theresa May steps down? A surprise offer on Wednesday by Mrs. May to step aside if her plan for Britain’s withdrawal from the European Union were approved prompted political analysts [...]

Theresa May Put Her Head on the Block for Her Brexit Deal. It Might Not Be Enough.

LONDON — One thing that we have learned about Prime Minister Theresa May over the last two years: She does not give up. Even when her task seems impossible, when she fails on the most public stage imaginable, when she is sick, and [...]