The British Prime Minister, Theresa May wants to ask the Parliament in London, according to media reports, once again, to have more time for renegotiations with the EU Brexit. This, among other things, the BBC and the Telegraph on Sunday reported, citing government sources.
May want to at the latest issue on Wednesday a statement in Parliament on the state of the negotiations. On Thursday to be voted on further action.
A government spokesperson confirmed on request of the German press Agency that, in the meantime, however, the 27. February as the date for a vote is provided, how it should proceed.
Should allow the Parliament May, on Thursday more time, that would be the second extension since the crushing defeat for its Brexit Deal in mid-January. The Opposition accuses May, to stall for time, to the Deputy shortly before the Leaving date on the 29. March in a ride-or-die vote, the choice between your Deal and a non-Brexit apply.
Attempts to wrest May control the Brexit process and to force a shift in the EU’s exit, but failed so far. The Brexit-the expert of the opposition Labour party, Keir Starmer, announced that his party wants to force on Thursday, a second and final vote on Mays Brexit agreement until the end of February. Labour would be but on the substantial support of EU-friendly deputies from the government camp dependent. After that, it’s not a report in the Sunday Times that so far, but still.
On the 29. January had voted in a majority of the members for follow-up negotiations on the so-called Backstop rules. With the Backstop of a re-introduction of border controls between the UK’s Northern Ireland and the EU Ireland is to be prevented. Many conservative deputies, the rule is, however, a thorn in the eye, because they fear that the UK could remain permanently close to the EU bound.
so Far, the EU rejects any Change to the Brexit agreement categorically. On Monday Brexit wanted to travel-Minister Stephen Barclay for talks to Brussels.