Anti-Brexit supporters take part in a protest in front of the Houses of Parliament in central London. Photo: AP

What is prorogation? A simple guide to what is happening in UK politics

  • If the past few years of Brexit debate have passed you by, here is what you need to know
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Anti-Brexit supporters take part in a protest in front of the Houses of Parliament in central London. Photo: AP
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A man in a giant Boris Johnson ‘head’ digs a grave at the foot of a pretend tombstone outside Downing Street in London. Photo: AP

Is UK democracy dead? Boris Johnson’s Brexit gambit sparks ‘constitutional outrage’

  • UK PM Boris Johnson forces suspension of Parliament weeks before Britain’s EU departure date
  • Opposition figures labelled move ‘a smash and grab on our democracy’ and ‘a very British coup’
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A man in a giant Boris Johnson ‘head’ digs a grave at the foot of a pretend tombstone outside Downing Street in London. Photo: AP
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