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British PM considering amending deal to solve Brexit deadlock


Britain's Prime Minister Theresa May leaves church, near High Wycombe, Britain, Sunday, January 20, 2019.  - Reuters

Britain's Prime Minister Theresa May leaves church, near High Wycombe, Britain, Sunday, January 20, 2019. - Reuters

LONDON: British Prime Minister Theresa May is considering solving the Brexit deadlock by amending the Good Friday agreement after abandoning attempts to negotiate a cross-party deal, the Daily Telegraph reported late on Sunday.

May's Good Friday plan would see the UK and Ireland agree a separate set of principles or add text to "support or reference" the 1998 peace deal setting out how both sides would guarantee an open border after Brexit, the newspaper reported

Meanwhile Trade Minister Liam Fox said on Sunday parliament cannot be allowed to hijack Brexit, Trade Minister Liam Fox said on Sunday, in a warning to lawmakers who want to take more control over Britain's departure from the European Union.

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