London: Speaking outside 10 Downing Street, the European Union.Prime Minister announced on Tuesday her plans to seek a general election for June 8. May accused the opposition parties of threatening the government’s agenda and cited the need for to unite during the negotiations over the specifics of the Brexit, the UK’s exit from the
If herfollows pollsters’ expectations, May, who became Prime Minister after the resignation of in the aftermath of the Brexit vote, would expand her majority in the House of Commons. The opposition party is behind in the polls, at half the support of the Conservatives in a recently released poll by on behalf of .
The move was a reversal from previous statements, as the Prime Minister said earlier that an early election would not take place.
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