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Brexit begins: UK triggers Article 50 to begin EU divorce

Theresa May, the British Prime Minister, confirmed that the UK has triggered Article 50 of the Lisbon Treaty, beginning a legal process that must end in two years' time with Britain leaving the EU, according to CNN. "This is an historic moment

Brexit: Theresa May to trigger process on March 29

Downing Street said she would write a letter to the EU's 27 other members, adding that it expected negotiations to then begin as quickly as possible, reports with reference to the BBC. The move comes nine months after people voted 51.9%

UK Parliament backs Brexit

The Queen will now sign it into law, clearing the way for May to trigger Article 50, beginning the process by which Britain will give up its EU membership, reports with reference to CNN. May could begin the process as early