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It is crystal clear from the magnitude of this defeat for @theresa_may that even if the EU had tweaked the backstop in the Withdrawal Agreement, she would not have won the vote. So the EU27 leaders will now have serious doubts about whether it is remotely possible to amend...
...her deal to get it through. One official from an EU government said to me: "I cannot see what Theresa May could actually ask from the EU that would ensure a positive vote. How will she be able to convince anyone she is able to get a...
..."majority on anything?" That is the heart of the matter. It implies that within a week or so, the prime minister will in fact have to choose between a no-deal Brexit or a referendum.
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