UK MPs to hold key Brexit votes

UK lawmakers will hold votes later Tuesday, some of which are designed to tie the government's hands in terms of its Brexit policy.

It could see the government forced to delay Brexit if no deal is reached.

Meanwhile, Prime Minister Theresa May's urging her Conservative MPs to support an amendment which calls for changes to the controversial Irish border backstop.

She believes that would allow her to show the European Union there is parliamentary support for a deal on that basis.

But Conservative MP Bernard Jenkin is among those Brexiteers who say they won't back it.

More from International

Coming Up on Dubai Eye

  • Nights on Dubai Eye 103.8

    12:00am - 6:00am

    Dubai Eye complements the conversation with the music you love from the eighties, nineties and newer.

  • The Business Breakfast

    6:00am - 10:00am

    The Business Breakfast is the day’s must listen for the UAE’s business leaders, and those who aspire to be.

On Dubai Eye