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Opposition to block British PM Johnson's early election bid

Opposition to block British PM Johnson's early election bid

British opposition parties said on Friday that they would block Prime Minister Boris Johnson's second bid to call an early general election in mid-October

British PM Johnson demands Oct. 15 election after defeat over Brexit

British PM Johnson demands Oct. 15 election after defeat over Brexit

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson on Wednesday demanded an Oct. 15 snap election after lawmakers seeking to prevent a no-deal Brexit dealt him a humiliating defeat in parliament

UK lawmakers opposed to no-deal Brexit to bring forward legislation

UK lawmakers opposed to no-deal Brexit to bring forward legislation

British lawmakers opposed to no-deal Brexit will attempt to pass a law this week to stop Prime Minister Boris Johnson allowing Britain to crash out of the European Union on October 31

British parliament to be suspended before Brexit

British parliament to be suspended before Brexit

Prime Minister Boris Johnson will suspend Britain's parliament for more than a month before Brexit, enraging opponents and raising the stakes in the country's most serious political crisis in decades.

UK PM Johnson to tell Trump to de-escalate trade tensions

UK PM Johnson to tell Trump to de-escalate trade tensions

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson said on Saturday he would tell President Donald Trump at this weekend's G7 summit to pull back from a trade war

British PM Johnson calls on Germany and France to compromise on Brexit

British PM Johnson calls on Germany and France to compromise on Brexit

Prime Minister Boris Johnson on Monday called on Germany and France to compromise on Brexit, cautioning that the United Kingdom would be ready to leave the European Union

Britain's Johnson faces daunting problems from outset

Britain's Johnson faces daunting problems from outset

Incoming British Prime Minister Boris Johnson takes power Wednesday with an array of issues looming large

Boris Johnson wins race to become Britain's next PM

Boris Johnson wins race to become Britain's next PM

Boris Johnson won the race to become Britain's next prime minister on Tuesday, but will face a confrontation over Brexit with Brussels and members of his own party as well as a tense diplomatic standoff with Iran.

UK minister quits before Johnson becomes PM, decries "dark cloud" of Brexit

UK minister quits before Johnson becomes PM, decries "dark cloud" of Brexit

A minister and longstanding critic of Boris Johnson quit on Monday, the latest resignation before the presumed new prime minister takes office with a "do or die" pledge

UK finance minister to quit over no-deal Brexit if Johnson become PM

UK finance minister to quit over no-deal Brexit if Johnson become PM

British finance minister Philip Hammond said on Sunday he would resign if Boris Johnson became prime minister

No-deal Brexit under fire: Parliament grabs brakes against Boris Johnson

No-deal Brexit under fire: Parliament grabs brakes against Boris Johnson

British lawmakers on Thursday approved proposals to make it harder for the next prime minister to force through a no-deal Brexit by suspending parliament, showing again their resolve to stop a divorce from the European Union without an agreement.

"Do or die" Brexit could destroy government, warns PM hopeful Hunt

"Do or die" Brexit could destroy government, warns PM hopeful Hunt

Foreign minister Jeremy Hunt took aim at rival Boris Johnson's "do or die" pledge to take Britain out of the European Union on Oct. 31 no matter what, saying the frontrunner to become prime minister could destroy Brexit and the government.