British parliament votes in favor of taking control of Brexit.
LONDON, March 25 (KUNA) -- The British parliament Monday voted in favor of non-binding amendments and took control of the Brexit file. The house voted 329 to 302 in favor of the amendment, proposed by Conservative MP Oliver Letwin. Thirty Tory MPs voted against the government including three ministers: Richard Harrington, Alistair Burt and Steve Brine, who resigned following the vote. Indicative votes will take place on Wednesday. MPs will have to vote on a series of options like softer Brexit and another referendum. Prime Minister Theresay May blamed the parliament for delaying the Brexit, originally set for March 29. (pickup previous) kd.bs
All KUNA right are reserved [c] 2019. Provided by SyndiGate Media Inc. ( Syndigate.info ).
|Printer friendly Cite/link Email Feedback|
|Publication:||Kuwait News Agency (KUNA)|
|Date:||Mar 26, 2019|
|Previous Article:||Jordan rejects Israel's annexation of Syrian Golan Heights.|
|Next Article:||Briefing of KUNA main news for Monday until 00:00 GMT.|