British MPs, conservatives expressed confidence in Mei

British MPs, conservatives expressed confidence in Mei

Moscow. 13 Dec. INTERFAX.RU — British members of Parliament from the conservatives, the vote on Wednesday evening, expressed confidence in the Prime Minister and the leader of their party, Theresa may.


According to the official results announced in Parliament, 200 people voted for Mei, and 117 called for a vote of no confidence. To win the premiere was enough to get 158 votes.

Voting took place between 18:00 and 20:00 local time (21:00 — 23:00 Moscow time).

Earlier Wednesday, may have made an appeal, in which she declared that intends to stand in the vote, and warned about the negative consequences of the envisaged change of the leader of the party for the UK in the period of Brexit. But later, according to British media reports, she also said that it did not intend to lead the conservatives in the parliamentary elections of 2022.

The voting was conducted, as part of the deputies-conservatives have demanded. Under current rules, now in the course of one year in the party are forbidden to attempt to bring the vote of no confidence in may.