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    Theresa May Seeks Cabinet Support for Brexit Deal

    After reaching an agreement with the European Union on the terms of Britain’s divorce from the bloc, the prime minister now faces the challenge of convincing critical members of her own Cabinet to back the plan. May’s deal reportedly avoids a separate customs border between Ireland and Northern Ireland — one of the thorniest points of negotiations — and the pound rose slightly against the dollar Wednesday on news of the agreement. If her Cabinet signs off, May will next need to secure backing from Parliament.

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