EU, UK agree more assurances on Brexit backstop; will it fly in House of Commons?

British Prime Minister Theresa May and European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker arrive for a news conference in Strasbourg, France March 11, 2019. REUTERS/Vincent Kessler

BRUSSELS (Reuters) – The European Union and Britain on Monday announced additional agreements on the contentious Irish border backstop in a bid to make their stalled Brexit deal more palatable to the House of Commons. UK lawmakers will vote on Brexit for a second time on Tuesday after already defeating the tentative agreement in January […]

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