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UK: MPs back Johnson's withdrawal agreement bill by large majority

United Kingdom, London
December 20, 2019 at 16:00 GMT -00:00 · Published

The UK's House of Commons voted 358 to 234 to approve Prime Minister Boris Johnson's EU withdrawal agreement bill in London on Friday, paving the way for the UK to leave the EU at the end of January.

"The Ayes to the right 358. The Noes to the left 234. So the Ayes have it the Ayes have it," Sir Roger Gale, Deputy Speaker of the House of Commons, announced.

After Friday's vote to approve its general principles the bill will now move on to additional stages of parliamentary scrutiny.

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The UK's House of Commons voted 358 to 234 to approve Prime Minister Boris Johnson's EU withdrawal agreement bill in London on Friday, paving the way for the UK to leave the EU at the end of January.

"The Ayes to the right 358. The Noes to the left 234. So the Ayes have it the Ayes have it," Sir Roger Gale, Deputy Speaker of the House of Commons, announced.

After Friday's vote to approve its general principles the bill will now move on to additional stages of parliamentary scrutiny.

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