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Island watches and waits over Brexit

CM says government is monitoring 'unprecedented' events


Chief Minister Howard Quayle's view on the political situation at Westminster.

Prime Minister Theresa May is insisting she will continue to push her draft Brexit deal through, as she believes there is no realistic alternative.

However, several members of her cabinet - including Brexit Minister Dominic Raab - resigned yesterday (Thurs) over the deal and there are rumours more could follow.

Eighteen MPs have sent letters of no confidence in her.

Mr Quayle says for now, the Manx government can only monitor what is a highly volatile situation: