Media reported about the split in the labour party ahead of elections in Britain

On the eve of the early elections, scheduled for June 8, the labor party of UK brewing division. About it reports The Daily Telegraph.

According to the publication, nearly 100 MPs are going to leave the party and form in the House of Commons a faction of the Progressives (progressives) if the leader of the labour party after the Tory victory at the elections will be Jeremy Corbyn.

According to public opinion polls conducted by the sociological service of the ICM, the Conservative party leads by the largest margin in the last 34 years. It is supported by 49 percent of voters, while labour are ready to give their votes to 27 percent of respondents, said TASS.

Early parliamentary elections will be held in Britain, at the initiative of Prime Minister Theresa may. It is expected that they will strengthen the position of the conservatives in the Parliament on the eve of the active phase of the output of the United Kingdom from the European Union.

March 28 Mei signed a letter with the notice of the authorities of the European Union about the formal start of procedure Brexit — the exit from the EU. Negotiations on the terms Brexit will take two years.

The decision to withdraw Britain from the European Union was adopted by referendum on 23 June 2016. The rejection of EU membership was supported by more than half of voters.