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May's big gamble on Brexit general election

British PM's announcement underlines that her government will be defined by last year's Brexit decision and also how that move is re-framing UK's politics.

Mrs May's election gamble will be based on the premise that she can now win a huge, historic victory and call the bluff of opposition parties. This is by no means certain, however, in what will be a potentially remarkable poll.

BRITISH Prime Minister Theresa May has announced that she is engineering a snap general election for June 8 with Brexit being the primary motivation. The unexpected announcement, which signals the third UK-wide vote in two years, has taken the country by surprise following repeated denials from...

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