British Prime Minister Theresa May suffered a defeat in Parliament on Wednesday when the House of Lords sent back a Brexit bill, saying her government had to consider remaining in the European customs union. Photo: pool via AP

Brexit defeat for British PM Theresa May as House of Lords says she must seek out EU customs union

May wants Britain to forge its own trade deals, but has been directed to at least try to secure a customs deal with the EU by the end of October

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British Prime Minister Theresa May suffered a defeat in Parliament on Wednesday when the House of Lords sent back a Brexit bill, saying her government had to consider remaining in the European customs union. Photo: pool via AP
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