7 months British MPs let May renegotiate, but EU cold Manilatimes |World
LONDON: British Prime Minister Theresa May won parliament’s backing on Tuesday (Wednesday in Manila) to renegotiate her Brexit deal — a major policy reversal that sets up a new standoff with the European Union after it ruled out any change. May’s dramatic decision to abandon a pact she herself sealed with the 27 EU leaders at a summit last month came with Britain on course to crash out of the bloc in political and economic chaos on March 29. WOMEN POWER Pro-Brexit activists hold placards as they demonstrate outside of the Houses of Parliament in London on Tuesday (Wednesday in ... more