New PM says Britain not turning inward

Britain’s Prime Minister Theresa May addresses the 71st session of the United Nations General Assembly at the UN headquarters in New YorkBritain will remain open and active on the global stage despite its shock vote to leave the European Union, Prime Minister Theresa May told the United Nations on Tuesday. May, who took office in July after the “Brexit” vote led her predecessor David Cameron to resign, said that Britain “has always been an outward-facing, global partner” in international affairs. For when the British people voted to leave the EU, they did not vote to turn inwards or walk away from any of our partners in the world,” May said in an address to the UN General Assembly.

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