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UK to trigger Brexit on March 29; two years of talks ahead

At stake is whether Britain can regain powers over immigration and lawmaking without undermining trade or status
Tuesday, March 21, 2017 - 05:50

British premier Theresa May is up against European leaders who are showing no desire to give her generous terms, fearing that would encourage exit campaigners elsewhere.


PRIME Minister Theresa May will file divorce papers to leave the European Union on March 29, launching two years of complex negotiations that will pit the UK's need for a trade deal against the bloc's view that Britain shouldn't benefit from Brexit.

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