June 14, 2019 | By Ivo H. Daalder

#AskIvo: Can a New Prime Minister in the UK Make Brexit Work?

Neither David Cameron nor Theresa May delivered a deal on Britain’s departure from the European Union. As the Conservative Party prepares to select its new leader, Council President Ivo Daalder answers a question about whether the next UK prime minister will fare any better. Watch the video and be sure to submit your question for the next episode on Twitter to @IvoHDaalder using #AskIvo.

#AskIvo: Can a New Prime Minister in the UK Make Brexit Work?

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