British MPs approve delay to Brexit deal decision
26 October 2019 | 6:00 am
The UK's House of Commons has voted in favor of an amendment that effectively forces Prime Minister Boris Johnson to request a second Brexit extension. The vote on his revised EU exit deal has been postponed.
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