PressTV-May pushing UK towards ‘no-deal cliff-edge’: Sturgeon

Scottish First minister Nicola Sturgeon has warned that UK Prime Minister Theresa May’s Brexit policy is pushing Britain towards a “no-deal cliff-edge” as the deadline for the country’s pending exit from the European Union (EU) nears.

Sturgeon ripped into May’s Brexit plans after meeting with her on Wednesday, warning that the PM was pushing the country towards a disorderly exit from the EU by putting Brexiteers’ interests above cross-party consensus.

“To be frank, there wasn’t much indication that the prime minister is listening to, or hearing, the concerns of the people of Scotland and no doubt across the UK about trade and the economy and population,” Sturgeon told reporters outside of 10 Downing Street.

The prime minister’s handling of Brexit has drawn much criticism from dozens of so-called “rebel” Tories as well as members of the Democratic Unionist Party (DUP) who helped May keep parliamentary majority after an…

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