Deputy leader of Labour to demand Brexit referendum before election – report


FILE PHOTO: Britain’s Deputy Leader of the Labour Party Tom Watson arrives at Labour’s National Executive Committee meeting, in London, Britain April 30, 2019. REUTERS/Toby Melville

(Reuters) – Tom Watson, Labour’s deputy leader, will call for the opposition party to demand a second Brexit referendum that should be held before a general election, the Independent newspaper reported on Tuesday, citing content from a speech to be given by Watson on Wednesday.

Reporting by Kanishka Singh in Bengaluru; Editing by Lisa Shumaker

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