UK Conservatives to leave the EPP-ED group

Group of 71 MEPs could emerge if talks with Czech and Polish parties produces a new parliamentary group.

The UK Conservatives have confirmed that they will leave the European People’s Party-European Democrats group, intensifying speculation about the shape of a new right-wing group in the European Parliament, which could have more than 80 MEPs.

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