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Viewsroom: The UK goes to the polls

Britain's Prime Minister Theresa May delivers a speech during an election campaign visit to Langton Rugby Club in Stoke-on-Trent, June 6, 2017. REUTERS/Ben Stansall/Pool - RTX399VH

NEW YORK (Reuters Breakingviews) - The Brits are about to elect a new government that’ll take the country out of the EU. Brexit, though, has taken a back seat in the campaign to deadly attacks in London and Manchester – and growing concerns about how the new masters of Whitehall will deal with social welfare.

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