UK Set for December 12 General Election

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UK Set for December 12 General Election – Daily Telegraph

Britain will go to the polls on Thursday, Dec 12 after MPs finally answered Boris Johnson’s call to end Parliament’s “stasis” at the fourth time of asking.

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Johnson Will Ditch Brexit Bill in Last Bid for Early General Election

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Johnson Will Ditch Brexit Bill in Last Bid for Early General Election – The Times

Boris Johnson will make one last effort today to send Britain to the polls before Christmas but could be thwarted by a squabble over the exact election date.

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EU Hopes to Endorse Brexit Delay to January 31 with Earlier Departure Possible

EU Hopes to Endorse Brexit Delay to January 31 with Earlier Departure Possible – Reuters

The 27 European Union countries that will remain after Brexit hope to agree on Monday to delay Britain’s divorce until Jan.31 with an earlier departure possible should the factious UK parliament ratify their separation deal, sources said.

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EU to Consider Brexit Extension as MPs Mull Election

EU to Consider Brexit Extension as MPs Mull Election – BBC

EU ambassadors are to meet to discuss what length of Brexit extension to offer the UK, as MPs consider Boris Johnson’s call for an early election.

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Canada’s Liberals Take Losses but Win Enough to Form Minority Government

Canada’s Liberals Take Losses but Win Enough to Form Minority Government – CBC News

After a tight campaign that saw the two leading parties struggle to break out of the pack, the Liberals under Justin Trudeau have held on to just enough seats in Atlantic Canada, Quebec and Ontario to secure a minority government.

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Johnson Wants to Pass Brexit Deal in a Week but EU is Poised for Delay

Johnson Wants to Pass Brexit Deal in a Week but EU is Poised for Delay – The Times

Boris Johnson believes that he “has the numbers” to ram his deal through the Commons by the end of the week, although the EU is preparing to delay Brexit until February if he fails.

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Johnson Wants to Pass Brexit Deal in a Week but EU is Poised for Delay

Johnson Wants to Pass Brexit Deal in a Week but EU is Poised for Delay – The Times

Boris Johnson believes that he “has the numbers” to ram his deal through the Commons by the end of the week, although the EU is preparing to delay Brexit until February if he fails.

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