It was a humiliating defeat when the british parliament voted on Theresa Mays proposals to Brexitavtal with the EUROPEAN union on Tuesday evening. 432 members voted against and only 202.
Never before has a british government lost in a vote. The leader of the opposition Jeremy Corbyn called for a vote of no confidence, expected to take place at 20 o'clock on Wednesday night, reports the BBC.
– All the previous prime ministers who have faced a defeat, as it yesterday had resigned. The natural is to resign and let and let the people choose a new government, " said Jeremy Corbyn during the debate that is going on throughout the onsdagseftermiddagen.
"this government is not capable to win support for Brexit," said labour leader Jeremy Corbyn.labour leader Jeremy Corbyn. Photo: AFP
sensitive defeat is a natural consequence of ”the last two years of chaos.”
Theresa May has, however, no plans to resign friviligt. Sensitive defeat does not seem to have affected her fighting spirit.
– There are two ways to avoid a hard Brexit without a contract. The first is a new agreement and the second is to withdraw the article 50 and stay in the EU,
the current according to Theresa May. The referendum held in 2016, stated that the Uk should leave the EU. Anything else would be a betrayal of the british people, said the prime minister.
She also accused Jeremy Corbyn for being unclear with what he plans to do in Brexitfrågan if a labour Government would come to power.
" What we need to do after yesterday's loss are to listen to members of parliament to see what we should do in order to get the necessary support, said the prime minister.Prime minister Theresa May. Photo: AFP
James Cleverly, she has still the party's support, which would mean that she can vote. Also, the northern irish stödpartiet DUP will vote for May.
" I have no doubt that the prime minister will win. Then she can focus on to try to thrash out something with the EU and the members of parliament, " says James Cleverly to Reuters.
In misstroendeomröstningen is it a simple majority. If a single vote weighs over Labour falls to the government. At a loss may, however, the government 14 days to seek renewed support.
she must by Monday to inform the house on how the government should proceed with secession from the EU. Representatives of the EU and several european leaders expressed concern for what awaits on Wednesday.
" We still have time to negotiate, but right now we are waiting for what the prime minister proposes, said German chancellor Angela Merkel in the German tv, according to the BBC.
According to Merkel, it is important to find a solution that minimizes the damage of Brexit.
the Uk should leave the EUROPEAN union on 29 march, according to the current timetable.
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