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UK: Rumours flying of snap general election that could hamper any attempts by
anti-no deal Brexit MPs to pass legislation tying the gov'ts hands. 
- PM Johnson to meet Cabinet at 1700BST then address Conservative MPs from
- Election would likely take place before Oct 31 if called over next week. Would
require support of 2/3 of MPs. 
- Would be very risky for Conservatives, relying on hard-Brexit talk
neutralising the Brexit Party while hoping Remain vote would be split between
Labour, Lib Dems and Greens. 
- GE eliminates anti-no deal Conservative MPs from equation as they won't be
able to stand on party manifesto or risk deselection.
- Labour's support for election at any point could backfire, in allowing Johnson
a way out when he was facing difficult legislative period. 

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