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(Theresa) May will survive Theresa May faces vote of no-confidence
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British Prime Minister won vote of no-confidence over her leadership 200 to 117 British Prime Minister won vote of no-confidence over her leadership 200 to 117
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<strong>UK Prime Minister Theresa May has won a vote of confidence even if more than a third of her party's MPs voted against her on Wednesday, 12th Dec. 2018.</strong>  <strong>UK Prime Minister Theresa May<a href="https://www.wikitribune.com/article/94959/"> has won a vote of confidence</a> over her leadership on Wednesday, 12th Dec. 2018.</strong>
Loyalists supported Mrs May's leadership against the attempt to topple her by 'Brexiteer' MPs, winning the Parliament's confidence by 200 votes to 117. This secures her immunity from any further challenge for another year.  
The Conservative leader faced a leadership challenge after her Conservative Party triggered a <a href="https://www.google.com/url?sa=i&amp;source=web&amp;cd=&amp;ved=2ahUKEwiY4dH7s5rfAhUH4YUKHeWjC_EQzPwBegQIARAC&amp;url=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.thenational.ae%2Fworld%2Feurope%2Ffull-statement-theresa-may-s-speech-outside-10-downing-street-on-conservative-confidence-vote-1.801949&amp;psig=AOvVaw39LFN12Wo6K91pPjhoGU9L&amp;ust=1544708028101436">vote of no-confidence</a> early on December 12. The Conservative leader faced a leadership challenge after her Conservative Party triggered a <a href="https://www.google.com/url?sa=i&amp;source=web&amp;cd=&amp;ved=2ahUKEwiY4dH7s5rfAhUH4YUKHeWjC_EQzPwBegQIARAC&amp;url=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.thenational.ae%2Fworld%2Feurope%2Ffull-statement-theresa-may-s-speech-outside-10-downing-street-on-conservative-confidence-vote-1.801949&amp;psig=AOvVaw39LFN12Wo6K91pPjhoGU9L&amp;ust=1544708028101436">vote of no-confidence</a> early on December 12.
The vote was triggered after the <a href="https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-politics-46535739">required 48 letters</a> from Conservative MPs indicating their loss of confidence in Mrs May were received. The vote was triggered after the <a href="https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-politics-46535739">required 48 letters</a> from Conservative MPs indicating their loss of confidence in Mrs May were received.
<a href="https://mobile.abc.net.au/news/2018-12-12/conservative-mps-trigger-no-confidence-vote-on-theresa-may/10612922">"I will contest that vote with everything I've got,"</a> Mrs May said. <a href="https://mobile.abc.net.au/news/2018-12-12/conservative-mps-trigger-no-confidence-vote-on-theresa-may/10612922">"I will contest that vote with everything I've got,"</a> Mrs May said.
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<p><a href="https://mobile.abc.net.au/news/2018-12-12/conservative-mps-trigger-no-confidence-vote-on-theresa-may/10612922">Theresa May to face no-confidence vote over Brexit pains. — ABC</a></p> <p><a href="https://mobile.abc.net.au/news/2018-12-12/conservative-mps-trigger-no-confidence-vote-on-theresa-may/10612922">Theresa May to face no-confidence vote over Brexit pains. — ABC</a></p>
<p><a href="https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-politics-46535739">Theresa May to face leadership challenge. — BBC</a></p> <p><a href="https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-politics-46535739">Theresa May to face leadership challenge. — BBC</a></p>
<p><a href="https://www.google.com/url?sa=i&amp;source=web&amp;cd=&amp;ved=2ahUKEwiY4dH7s5rfAhUH4YUKHeWjC_EQzPwBegQIARAC&amp;url=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.thenational.ae%2Fworld%2Feurope%2Ffull-statement-theresa-may-s-speech-outside-10-downing-street-on-conservative-confidence-vote-1.801949&amp;psig=AOvVaw39LFN12Wo6K91pPjhoGU9L&amp;ust=1544708028101436">Full statement: Theresa May’s speech outside 10 Downing Street on Conservative confidence vote. — New World</a></p> <p><a href="https://www.google.com/url?sa=i&amp;source=web&amp;cd=&amp;ved=2ahUKEwiY4dH7s5rfAhUH4YUKHeWjC_EQzPwBegQIARAC&amp;url=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.thenational.ae%2Fworld%2Feurope%2Ffull-statement-theresa-may-s-speech-outside-10-downing-street-on-conservative-confidence-vote-1.801949&amp;psig=AOvVaw39LFN12Wo6K91pPjhoGU9L&amp;ust=1544708028101436">Full statement: Theresa May’s speech outside 10 Downing Street on Conservative confidence vote. — New World</a></p>
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