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Brexit: Opposition MPs agree strategy to block no deal

Opposition MPs say they have agreed to work together to find a way to block a no-deal Brexit by passing legislation in Parliament. In a statement after a meeting called by Jeremy Corbyn, the MPs did not say how or when an attempt would be made.They also said using a vote of no confidence to bring down the government remained an option. A Downing Street source accused them of "seeking to sabotage the UK's position" in talks with the European Union. Those talks were "now making progress", the source added.The UK is set to leave the EU by 31 October and Prime Minister Boris Johnson has promised to stick to that date even if he cannot agree a deal with Brussels. Green MP Caroline Lucas said "the legislative way forward" was "the most s ...