The UK's Brexit secretary has told lawmakers there's no going back on the country's referendum decision. David Davis was speaking as a two-day debate began in the House of Commons on whether the country should trigger its exit from the EU.
Brexit is a defeat "we all have to take responsibility for," European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker says. British Prime Minister Theresa May has said the UK still intends to exit from the EU in March 2019.
The Alternative for Germany party has introduced a bill aimed at permanently banning refugees from bringing their close relatives over from war-stricken countries. The move sparked a fiery debate in the Bundestag.
Leading Brexiteer Nigel Farage has said he might support a referendum redo to end debate on the UK leaving the European Union. The prime minister's office replied that Britons wouldn't be going back to the Brexit polls.
Jean-Claude Juncker and Donald Tusk say the door remains open for the United Kingdom to change course on leaving the EU. Talks of a second Brexit referendum have been quashed by Prime Minister Theresa May's office.
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