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    UK General Election 2017 (130)

    Almost 60 percent of members of the UK Conservative Party are in favor of the resignation of Prime Minister Theresa May following the snap general elections that cost the Tories their parliamentary majority, a fresh poll revealed on Saturday.

    LONDON (Sputnik) — According to the survey, conducted by the conservativehome.com website, 59.48 percent believed that May should resign, while 36.66 percent said the opposite.

    Early parliamentary elections were held in the United Kingdom on Thursday. According to official results, the Conservative Party received 318 seats, the Labour Party came second with 262 seats, and the Scottish National Party is third with 35 seats. The Liberal Democrats won 12 seats and the Democratic Unionist Party (DUP) got 10 seats.

    2017 UK General Election: Final Results
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    2017 UK General Election: Final Results

    UK General Election 2017 (130)
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