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Britain's Prime Minister Boris Johnson, stands at left, to give a statement to lawmakers inside the House of Commons to update details of his new Brexit deal with EU, in London Saturday Oct. 19, 2019. At the rare weekend sitting of Parliament, Johnson implored legislators to ratify the Brexit deal he struck this week with the other 27 EU leaders. (Jessica Taylor/House of Commons via AP)
October 19, 2019 - 11:23 am
LONDON (AP) — The Latest on Brexit (all times local): 4:20 p.m. The European Parliament's chief Brexit official says expert legislators will assess the House of Commons vote Monday in the knowledge that any European Union legislative approval before the Oct. 31 deadline is extremely tight. Guy...
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Britain's Prime Minister Boris Johnson, stands at left, to give a statement to lawmakers inside the House of Commons to update details of his new Brexit deal with EU, in London Saturday Oct. 19, 2019. At the rare weekend sitting of Parliament, Johnson implored legislators to ratify the Brexit deal he struck this week with the other 27 EU leaders. (Jessica Taylor/House of Commons via AP)
October 19, 2019 - 10:49 am
LONDON (AP) — The Latest on Brexit (all times local): 3:50 p.m. Polish Prime Minister Mateusz Morawiecki says his country does not see Saturday's vote by British lawmakers as a rejection of the Brexit deal but rather as a delay. Morawiecki said in a Twitter message immediately after the vote that...
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Britain's Prime Minister Boris Johnson, stands at left, to give a statement to lawmakers inside the House of Commons to update details of his new Brexit deal with EU, in London Saturday Oct. 19, 2019. At the rare weekend sitting of Parliament, Johnson implored legislators to ratify the Brexit deal he struck this week with the other 27 EU leaders. (Jessica Taylor/House of Commons via AP)
October 19, 2019 - 10:32 am
LONDON (AP) — The Latest on Brexit (all times local): 3:30 p.m. The European Union says it is up to the U.K. government to tell the 27 EU member states "as soon as possible" what action it will take after the Brexit deal was not voted on Saturday. EU Commission spokeswoman Mina Andreeva said the EU...
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Anti-Brexit remain in the European Union supporters take part in a "People's Vote" protest march calling for another referendum on Britain's EU membership, in London, Saturday, Oct. 19, 2019. Britain's Parliament is set to vote in a rare Saturday sitting on Prime Minister Boris Johnson's new deal with the European Union, a decisive moment in the prolonged bid to end the Brexit stalemate. Various scenarios may be put in motion by the vote. (AP Photo/Matt Dunham)
October 19, 2019 - 10:05 am
LONDON (AP) — In a major blow to British Prime Minister Boris Johnson, U.K. lawmakers voted Saturday to postpone a decision on whether to back his Brexit deal with the European Union, throwing a wrench into government plans to leave the bloc at the end of this month. At a special session of...
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Britain's Prime Minister Boris Johnson, stands at left, to give a statement to lawmakers inside the House of Commons to update details of his new Brexit deal with EU, in London Saturday Oct. 19, 2019. At the rare weekend sitting of Parliament, Johnson implored legislators to ratify the Brexit deal he struck this week with the other 27 EU leaders. (Jessica Taylor/House of Commons via AP)
October 19, 2019 - 9:52 am
LONDON (AP) — The Latest on Brexit (all times local): 2:45 p.m. British lawmakers have voted to postpone a decision on whether to back a Brexit deal with the European Union, throwing a wrench into government plans to leave the bloc at the end of this month. At a special session of Parliament...
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Anti-Brexit remain in the European Union supporters take part in a "People's Vote" protest march calling for another referendum on Britain's EU membership, in London, Saturday, Oct. 19, 2019. Britain's Parliament is set to vote in a rare Saturday sitting on Prime Minister Boris Johnson's new deal with the European Union, a decisive moment in the prolonged bid to end the Brexit stalemate. Various scenarios may be put in motion by the vote. (AP Photo/Matt Dunham)
October 19, 2019 - 9:36 am
LONDON (AP) — In their first weekend session for 37 years, British lawmakers in Parliament debated whether to accept Prime Minister Boris Johnson's proposed new divorce deal with the European Union. It's a momentous decision — but one that they still may not get resolved on Saturday. First...
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Former Prime Minister Theresa May, top centre, and Father of the House lawmaker Ken Clarke, listen to Britain's Prime Minister Boris Johnson as he gives a statement to lawmakers inside the House of Commons to update details of his new Brexit deal with EU, in London Saturday Oct. 19, 2019. At a rare weekend sitting of Parliament, Johnson implored legislators to ratify the Brexit deal he struck this week with the other 27 EU leaders. (Jessica Taylor/House of Commons via AP)
October 19, 2019 - 8:44 am
LONDON (AP) — The Latest on Brexit (all times local): 1:40 p.m. Former Prime Minister Theresa May, whose Brexit deal was rejected by Parliament three times, says she is backing the agreement struck by her successor Boris Johnson. May told lawmakers she had a "distinct sense of deja vu" as...
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Britain's Prime Minister Boris Johnson delivers a statement to lawmakers inside the House of Commons to update details of his new Brexit deal with EU, in London Saturday Oct. 19, 2019. At a rare weekend sitting of Parliament, Johnson implored legislators to ratify the Brexit deal he struck this week with the other 27 EU leaders. (House of Commons via AP)
October 19, 2019 - 7:40 am
LONDON (AP) — In their first weekend session in 37 years, British lawmakers in Parliament debated whether to accept Prime Minister Boris Johnson's proposed new divorce deal with the European Union. It's a momentous decision — but one that they still may not get resolved on this day. First they will...
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Anti-Brexit protestors march in London, Saturday, Oct. 19, 2019. Britain's Parliament is set to vote in a rare Saturday sitting on Prime Minister Boris Johnson's new deal with the European Union, a decisive moment in the prolonged bid to end the Brexit stalemate. Various scenarios may be put in motion by the vote. (AP Photo/Matt Dunham)
October 19, 2019 - 7:38 am
LONDON (AP) — The Latest on Brexit (all times local): 12:30 p.m. Tens of thousands of anti-Brexit protesters are marching through London as lawmakers debate Prime Minister Boris Johnson's new European Union divorce deal. Protesters, many wearing blue berets emblazoned with yellow stars symbolizing...
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An anti-Brexit protestor and an EU flag are seen during protest in London, Saturday, Oct. 19, 2019. Britain's Parliament is set to vote in a rare Saturday sitting on Prime Minister Boris Johnson's new deal with the European Union, a decisive moment in the prolonged bid to end the Brexit stalemate. Various scenarios may be put in motion by the vote. (AP Photo/Kirsty Wigglesworth)
October 19, 2019 - 6:57 am
LONDON (AP) — The Latest on Brexit (all times local): 11:50 a.m. Thousands of Brexit opponents are gathering in central London to call for Britain to remain part of the European Union. The crowds are planning to converge on Parliament Square as legislators are voting on Brexit departure plans put...
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