MPs Furious Over Reports Theresa May Asked Angela Merkel To Approve White Paper

Zero Hedge | 7/12/2018 | Staff
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UK Prime Minister has been accused of violating "constitutional norms" during the preparation of the Brexit White Paper that was released this morning after reports surfaced that May ran the text of the paper by German Chancellor Angela Merkel before sharing it with her own MPs.

According to Express, when asked about possible alterations to the Brexit blueprint, May is said to have responded "no that’s not possible". When asked why, May said "because I've already cleared the existing text with Mrs. Merkel."

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Sources inside 10 Downing Street reportedly refuted the claims, but May flew to Berlin last Thursday, the day before her Brexit cabinet approved the controversial Chequers agreement, for a meeting with Merkel.

Tory MP Jacob Rees-Mogg said...
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