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[Ticker] Brexit may help Wilders get MEP seat

27.05.2019 8:55

The anti-EU Party for Freedom (PVV) of Geert Wilders failed to win any MEP seats. It received only 3.5 percent of votes, a sharp drop in popularity compared to when it was the second-largest Dutch party. It seems to have lost seats to another anti-EU party, Forum for Democracy. After Brexit however, the Netherlands will receive three additional seats, and one will go to PVV.


After EU election disaster, Britain's main parties gird for no-deal Brexit battle

27.05.2019 8:36

Britain's two main parties set the stage on Monday for a battle over a no-deal Brexit, hoping to win back voters who abandoned them for a new movement led by eurosceptic Nigel Farage and other smaller parties in European elections.


UK Brexit Party scores big as Conservatives, Labour bashed

27.05.2019 8:28

LONDON (AP) — Veteran euroskeptic Nigel Farage said Britain should get set to leave the European Union without a divorce deal, after a European Parliament election saw his Brexit Party and pro-EU forces carve up the U.K.'s votes at the expense of the long-dominant larger parties.

EU election results show Brexit battle lines being drawn

27.05.2019 8:27

Election results Sunday night could send Britain deeper into political crisis ahead of a new Brexit deadline. Voters favored populist and nationalist parties that want a weaker European Union. Ian Lee reports.


EU elections show Britain searching for a firm line on Brexit

27.05.2019 7:59

Outgoing PM Theresa May will stick around to host President Trump, with whom Britain may seek to foster close ties as it prepares to step into the post-EU void


European election results 2019 - live: Brexit Party vow to take on Tories and Labour in general election as Tommy Robinson and UKIP obliterated

27.05.2019 7:46

Follow latest updates from the European election as votes announced

Tags: UK, EU, Election, Brexit

UK's Nigel Farage demands a seat at Brexit talks

27.05.2019 6:20

Nigel Farage demanded a seat at Brexit negotiations on Monday after his new party swept to victory in the United Kingdom's European Parliament election, warning that he would turn British politics upside down if denied.


UK interior minister says EU election result 'hugely disappointing'

27.05.2019 6:20

Britain's interior minister Sajid Javid said on Monday his Conservative Party's performance in European elections were "hugely disappointing" and his party needed to unite to deliver Brexit.


UK Labour must back 'public vote' on Brexit after EU vote: McDonnell

27.05.2019 6:20

Britain's main opposition Labour Party must back a public vote on Brexit, Labour's finance chief John McDonnell said on Monday, after voters deserted the party in droves in European elections amid anger over the country's delayed departure from the EU.


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