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UK's Labour shifts on Brexit, proposes staying in customs union

"No rash, ideological red lines preventing a sensible deal. No fantastical, 'blue sky' proposals. A pragmatic approach. Labour are now the grown-ups in the room. We stand ready to take charge of the negotiations." - Keir Starmer.

Brighton, England

BRITAIN could stay in a customs union with the European Union (EU) after leaving the bloc if Labour win power, the main opposition party said on Monday, putting pressure on Prime Minister Theresa May's divided government over Brexit.

Labour's Brexit spokesman Keir...

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