UK’s Johnson agrees to Brexit deal, but must now win over parliament

Britain's Brexit Secretary Stephen Barclay, European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker and Britain's Prime Minister Boris Johnson attend a news conference after agreeing on the Brexit deal, at the sidelines of the European Union leaders summit, in Brussels, Belgium October 17, 2019. REUTERS/Yves Herman

BRUSSELS (Reuters) – European Union leaders unanimously backed a new Brexit deal with Britain on Thursday, leaving Prime Minister Boris Johnson facing a battle to secure the UK parliament’s backing for the agreement if he is to take Britain out of Europe on Oct. 31. Speaking after the EU’s 27 other leaders had endorsed the […]

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