UK's Hammond: 'Certain' that parliament will vote to delay Brexit later today

More comments are flowing in from the UK Finance Minister Hammond, commenting on the vote to delay Brexit that is scheduled later today at 1900 GMT.

If there is no consensus behind May's deal, lawmakers have to decide on an alternative.

It is clear that lawmakers who voted against May's deal are thinking it over again.

Some Tory lawmakers who rejected the deal are reconsidering.

Lawyers are coming out with more reflections on the deal and Cox may want to consider what they are saying.

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