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May Could Be Forced to Fire Ministers Over Brexit Rebellion

  • Government officials may try to rebel without quitting
  • As many as 15 ministers might vote to stop U.K. crashing out
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Theresa May is facing a new threat to her authority as some of her own ministers consider voting against her Brexit strategy and then challenging her to fire them, people familiar with the matter said.

As many as 15 ministers who oppose the U.K.’s drift towards a no-deal Brexit could force the premier to choose between accepting their open revolt, or dismissing them all from the government.