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Has The Queen given royal assent for Brexit?
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Has The Queen given royal assent for Brexit?

Says so, one Nigel Farage.  Serial conservative Nigel Farage is back in the headlines this weekend amid claims that Queen Elizabeth has given the green light to trigger Article 50. In laments terms, she's allegedly given her permission for the United Kingdom to separate itself from the EU in Brexit preparations. Essentially, one of the final steps before actual negotiations begin next year. Farage claims that after practically her entire reign on the throne, that, Elizabeth has suddenly become not-so-neutral and decidedly voiced her political opinions.  Meanwhile,  most people including we said newspaper editors aren't buying it. 
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