Six months in, Brexit shadow looms over PM May

Britain's Prime Minister Theresa May (L) and British Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson arrive to take part in a ceremonial welcome at Horse Guards ParadeBritish Prime Minister Theresa May was hailed as a steadying influence when she took over a country deeply divided by the EU referendum, but six months later she is facing widespread criticism for her apparent Brexit indecision. The Conservative leader’s refusal to outline a detailed strategy for negotiating Britain’s future ties with the European Union has only deepened suspicions among politicians of all stripes that she does not have a grand plan, but the British public still appear to have faith in their leader. May, the daughter of an Anglican vicar, entered Downing Street on July 13, promising stability after a tumultuous few weeks following Britain’s shock vote to end its four-decade membership of the EU.


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