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UK PM Johnson plans pre-Brexit election if he loses to parliament - The Sun

LONDON, Sept 2 (Reuters) - British Prime Minister Boris Johnson is planning to call a pre-Brexit snap election if parliament defeats the government over his exit plan, The Sun newspaper reported on Monday.

The Sun said Johnson could call as early as Wednesday for an election, and wants to hold the vote before the EU Council meeting due to be held on Oct. 17. (Reporting by Kylie MacLellan; editing by Guy Faulconbridge)