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Brexit: May says high time MPs vote for her deal in No 10 statement



Theresa May delivered a statement outside 10 Downing Street on Wednesday, where she said it was high time MPs voted for her Brexit deal. 
She started her statement by saying it was ‘of great personal regret’ that Britain is not leaving on March 29. She added that her deal was ‘the best deal negotiable’, and attacked MPs for failing to make a decision. ‘I am on your side,’ she said, addressing the British people.

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May ‘profoundly regrets’ parliament voting down Brexit deal



Theresa May said she profoundly regretted parliament rejecting her Brexit deal for a second time on Tuesday, 17 days before the planned departure date. The deal was rejected despite late concessions from the EU27, losing by 391 votes to 242 – a majority of 149.
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May secures “legally binding” changes to Brexit deal



European Commission president Jean-Claude Juncker confirmed on Monday that he has agreed to the “legally binding changes” in British Prime Minister Theresa May’s Brexit deal regarding the Irish border backstop. On the eve of Tuesday’s vote with MP’s, May flew to the French city of Strasbourg, where EU legislators were meeting, for talks with Juncker.
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MPs reject May's Brexit deal for second time by majority of 149



Theresa May’s deal faced a fresh vote in parliament, where it was rejected by MPs for a second time despite late concessions from the EU27. The PM’s deal was defeated by 391 votes to 242 – a majority of 149. MPs voted after the attorney general, Geoffrey Cox, said the legal risk over the contested backstop ‘remained unchanged’.
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'They have just one week to leave': May expels 23 Russian diplomats



The prime minister outlines sanctions in the wake of the Salisbury spy attack, saying 23 Russian diplomats will be expelled after Russia treated the situation with ‘sarcasm, contempt and defiance’
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