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Rocky road to Brexit

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Prime Minister Theresa May in the House of Commons in London on November 26 updating Parliament on the newly agreed Brexit deal. Photo: Jessica Taylor/AFP/U.K. Parliament

European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker (centre), E.U. chief Brexit negotiator Michel Barnier (right) and European Council President Donald Tusk after the summit in Brussels on November 25 during which E.U. leaders sealed the agreement on Brexit. Photo: Geert Vanden Wijngaert/AP

Members of a youth movement called Our Future, Our Choice that supports a people’s vote on the Brexit deal posing next to one of their campaign buses on November 27 in London. Photo: Daniel LEAL-OLIVAS/AFP

An abandoned customs post near the border between Ireland and Northern Ireland that runs through the town of Pettigo, a 2016 picture. Photo: Andrew Testa/The New York Times

The E.U. may have finally approved the terms of both the withdrawal agreement and the political declaration on the U.K.’s future relationship with it, but it is a bittersweet victory for Prime Minister Theresa May and her colleagues. The U.K.’s future looks as uncertain as ever.

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