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In Looming Brexit Clash, U.K. Constitution Could Be the Loser

In Looming Brexit Clash, U.K. Constitution Could Be the Loser

Scholars say it has been more than a century since Britain’s constitution — a medley of laws and customs, many but not all of them written — has come under such strain.
What if Parliament Voted Out Boris Johnson, but He Refused to Go?

What if Parliament Voted Out Boris Johnson, but He Refused to Go?

Scholars say it has been more than a century since Britain’s constitution — a medley of laws and customs, many but not all of them written — has come under such strain.
Boris Johnson’s Majority Falls to One Seat, Heightening Chances of an Election

Boris Johnson’s Majority Falls to One Seat, Heightening Chances of an Election

A loss in Wales has cut the prime minister’s working majority in Parliament to one seat. A general election is looming. The question is when.
Boris Johnson’s Majority Falls to One Seat, Heightening Chances of an Election

Boris Johnson’s Majority Falls to One Seat, Heightening Chances of an Election

A loss in Wales has cut the prime minister’s working majority in Parliament to one seat. A general election is looming. The question is when.
Boris Johnson Loses First Election Test Against an Anti-Brexit Alliance

Boris Johnson Loses First Election Test Against an Anti-Brexit Alliance

In the race for a seat in Wales, parties opposed to leaving the European Union joined forces and won. The loss for the British leader will cut his parliamentary majority to one.
Boris Johnson Loses First Election Test Against an Anti-Brexit Alliance

Boris Johnson Loses First Election Test Against an Anti-Brexit Alliance

In the race for a seat in Wales, parties opposed to leaving the European Union joined forces and won. The loss for the British leader will cut his parliamentary majority to one.
Boris Johnson’s ‘Awesome Foursome’ U.K. Tour Highlights Brexit Rancor

Boris Johnson’s ‘Awesome Foursome’ U.K. Tour Highlights Brexit Rancor

After visiting Scotland and Wales, Mr. Johnson ended a three-day tour of the U.K. in Northern Ireland, amid more warnings of what Brexit could bring.
Boris Johnson’s ‘Awesome Foursome’ U.K. Tour Highlights Brexit Rancor

Boris Johnson’s ‘Awesome Foursome’ U.K. Tour Highlights Brexit Rancor

After visiting Scotland and Wales, Mr. Johnson ended a three-day tour of the U.K. in Northern Ireland, amid more warnings of what Brexit could bring.
Brexit and Boris Johnson Send the British Pound on a Slide

Brexit and Boris Johnson Send the British Pound on a Slide

As investors take stock of the new prime minister and gauge whether Britain will crash out of the European Union, they are selling the currency.
Brexit and Boris Johnson Send the British Pound on a Slide

Brexit and Boris Johnson Send the British Pound on a Slide

As investors take stock of the new prime minister and gauge whether Britain will crash out of the European Union, they are selling the currency.
In Push to Leave One Union, U.K.’s Boris Johnson Risks Another

In Push to Leave One Union, U.K.’s Boris Johnson Risks Another

Amid rising tension over the risk of a “no deal” Brexit, Mr. Johnson made his first official visit as prime minister to Scotland. He was met in Edinburgh with jeers and boos.
In Push to Leave One Union, U.K.’s Boris Johnson Risks Another

In Push to Leave One Union, U.K.’s Boris Johnson Risks Another

Amid rising tension over the risk of a “no deal” Brexit, Mr. Johnson made his first official visit as prime minister to Scotland. He was met in Edinburgh with jeers and boos.

Iran Links British Seizure of Oil Tanker to Ailing Nuclear Deal

Iran is trying to increase the pressure on European nations to make good on the promised financial benefits of the nuclear agreement.

Iran Links British Seizure of Oil Tanker to Ailing Nuclear Deal

Iran is trying to increase the pressure on European nations to make good on the promised financial benefits of the nuclear agreement.
Winston Churchill Would Despise Boris Johnson

Winston Churchill Would Despise Boris Johnson

Britain’s new leader has a sadly exaggerated sense of the importance his country will have after Brexit.
Jacob Rees-Mogg, New U.K. Minister, Greets Staff With an Imperial Edict

Jacob Rees-Mogg, New U.K. Minister, Greets Staff With an Imperial Edict

The leader of Britain’s House of Commons issued a style guide true to his antediluvian manners.
Jacob Rees-Mogg, New U.K. Minister, Greets Staff With an Imperial Edict

Jacob Rees-Mogg, New U.K. Minister, Greets Staff With an Imperial Edict

The leader of Britain’s House of Commons issued a style guide true to his antediluvian manners.
Brexit Clashes Begin as U.K.’s Boris Johnson Pushes a Hard Line

Brexit Clashes Begin as U.K.’s Boris Johnson Pushes a Hard Line

The new prime minister fueled speculation that he was ready to go to a general election if he was blocked by lawmakers from leaving the European Union without a deal.