Theresa May caves into Brexiteer demands in order to prevent major Commons defeat

Theresa May caves into Brexiteer demands in order to prevent major Commons defeat

LONDON — Theresa May has triggered fury from Conservative remainers after caving in to pressure from pro-Brexit Conservative MPs to accept a series of rebel amendments to her customs bill. The amendments relate to the customs section of the prime minister’s Brexit plan, unveiled at a meeting of ministers at Chequers last week. Under May’s…