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Securing a Brexit deal will not end the UK's political crisis

London (CNN)Anyone who thinks Theresa May's resignation announcement -- telling her party she will stand down once Brexit is delivered -- marks the end of the most turbulent period in British politics for decades is mistaken. We are only coming to the end of the first act of a very long and complicated play.As was clear from proceedings in Parliament on Wednesday night, lawmakers cannot decide on a Plan B for Brexit. And yet it's highly likely that Plan A -- the Prime Minister's deal already defeated twice in the Commons -- may be completely dead after the Northern Irish Democratic Unionist Party (DUP), on whose votes May depends, said they could never back it.From this interminable state of deadlock, it is very difficult to predict how the ...