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UK Parliament Plots Brexit Plan B after Sidelining PM

Britain's parliament sought a new Brexit strategy Tuesday after seizing the initiative from Prime Minister Theresa May in a historic vote, with the risk of a chaotic "no-deal" departure looming.

Lawmakers exasperated by Britain's failed efforts to find a way out of the European Union after three years of debates and negotiations voted Monday to give themselves a broader say on what happens next.

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Million Sign Petition to Stop Brexit

More than a million people  signed an online petition within 24 hours asking the British government to stop Brexit, briefly crashing the site Thursday during a surge in support.

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UK Government Warns It Might Not Hold Pivotal Brexit Vote

British leader Theresa May's government warned Sunday it might not hold a planned Brexit vote this week unless it feels it can secure a win that avoids a lengthy delay to pulling out of the EU.

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UK's May to Seek MPs' Approval for New Brexit Strategy

Prime Minister Theresa May will on Wednesday face a vote by MPs over her newly revised Brexit strategy, which allows for a possible request to delay Britain's EU departure if her divorce deal is not approved.

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Britain to Ban Hizbullah under Anti-Terror Laws

Britain on Monday said it will ban the political wing of Hizbullah, making membership of the movement or inviting support for it a crime.

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France Activates Plan for No-Deal Brexit

The French government has activated its plans for handling the effects of a no-deal Brexit, which has become "less and less unlikely", Prime Minister Edouard Philippe said Thursday.

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France Warns of Surge in Migrant Attempts to Reach Britain by Boat

French authorities warned Thursday of a spike in migrants attempting the dangerous crossing of the English Channel by boat to reach Britain, which could reflect fears the border will be shut after Brexit.

Maritime police rescued 18 people in two separate rescue operations overnight, bringing to 30 the number of attempted crossings so far this year.

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EU's Tusk Says Summit to Sign Brexit Deal November 25

EU President Donald Tusk on Thursday confirmed the bloc would hold a special summit to seal the hard-fought Brexit agreement with Britain on November 25.

Tusk's announcement will come as a boost to British Prime Minister Theresa May as she begins the daunting task of selling the deal to a fractious parliament where she faces resistance from arch Brexiteers and EU supporters alike.

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May's Party Signs UK Power Deal with N. Ireland's DUP

British Prime Minister Theresa May's Conservatives signed a deal Monday with  Northern Ireland's Democratic Unionist Party that will allow them to govern after losing their majority in a general election this month.

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Britain, EU Start Historic Brexit Talks

Britain and the European Union began their first formal Brexit negotiations Monday, under pressure to seal a deal amid disarray in London over whether to go for a hard or soft divorce.

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