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WorldUK Labour leader to discuss election and Brexit tactics with allies

11:05  06 september  2019
11:05  06 september  2019 Source:   reuters.com

Leave or remain? Brexit bind could hurt Britain's Labour in a snap election

Leave or remain? Brexit bind could hurt Britain's Labour in a snap election Retired electrician Steve Oliver has voted for Britain's opposition Labour Party all his life but if the political crisis over leaving the European Union leads to an early election, he will not be doing so again. Oliver wants to leave the EU and, more than three years after he and around 17.4 million other Britons voted to divorce Britain's largest trading partner, he cannot support Labour's position that there should be another Brexit referendum. "I can't understand for the life of me why Jeremy Corbyn, the leader of my party, is trying to force down this vote.

Britain's opposition Labour Party leader Jeremy Corbyn greets supporters during a rally calling for a general election in London. LONDON (Reuters) - Britain's opposition Labour Party leader Jeremy Corbyn will meet with other British political leaders next week to discuss tactics to prevent a no-deal

LONDON (Reuters) - Britain's opposition Labour Party leader Jeremy Corbyn will meet with other British political leaders next week to discuss tactics to prevent a no-deal Brexit , Corbyn's second-in-command John McDonnell told the BBC on Monday. "He'll bring them together next week and then

LONDON (Reuters) - Britain's opposition Labour Party leader Jeremy Corbyn will hold a conference call with other opposition parties on Friday to discuss plans to prevent a no-deal Brexit and how they will vote on Monday on the government's bid for an election.

UK Labour leader to discuss election and Brexit tactics with allies © Reuters/Henry Nicholls Britain's opposition Labour Party leader Jeremy Corbyn leaves his home in London UK Labour leader to discuss election and Brexit tactics with allies © Reuters/HANNAH MCKAY Emily Thornberry, Labour Party's Shadow Foreign Secretary, speaks at the party's conference in Liverpool

Prime Minister Boris Johnson will ask parliament on Monday to approve a snap election, probably in mid October.

But opposition parties are worried an election in mid-October might still allow Johnson to lead the United Kingdom out of the EU without a deal.

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