Theresa May announced Friday that she will step down as Conservative Party leader on June 7, admitting defeat in her attempt to take Britain out of the EU.
Britain remains roiled by a struggle to leave the EU. More than 5 million signed a petition demanding that Brexit be scrapped entirely.
Brexit: The March deadline for Britain's withdrawal from the European Union is looming, and the chances are rising that no deal will be reached.
The British government is frustrated by the other 27 E.U. member states' tough line on Brexit. The British press thought that the European Union would soften its position at the recent Salzburg summit of E.U. heads of government.
Whenever there is news coming out of Britain, it's usually bad news. The Queen recently stated that it is difficult to escape the "very somber mood."
In the UK, it is all about one thing and one thing only: General elections – 8th June. Mark the date. Long story short, both main parties have declared that they are not going to back down from Brexit and we expect them to respect the public wish.
Brexit: With the simple handoff of a letter in Brussels in the early afternoon, the British government became the first country to ever trigger Article 50.