British lawmakers back amendment to delay Brexit deal approval

Anti-Brexit protesters wave EU and Union flags outside the Houses of Parliament in London, Britain, November 14, 2017. REUTERS/Peter Nicholls TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY - RC165ADC9380

LONDON, Oct. 19 (Xinhua) — British lawmakers on Saturday voted for a key amendment to withhold approval of Prime Minister Boris Johnson’s Brexit deal until legislation to ratify it gets passed.