Four MEPs are leaving the Brexit Party and asking people to support the Conservatives in the upcoming elections.
Annunziata Rees-Mogg – brother of Cabinet Minister Jacob – as well as Lance Forman, John Longworth and Lucy Harris are expected to announce their decision today.
They will ask voters to support conservatives on polling day in just one week to "make Brexit."
Brexit Party leader Nigel Farage said he was "disappointed" by the news.
He said that after resigning candidates in all seats held by conservatives and urging Boris Johnson to return in other areas, the MEPs' decision would only split the farewell vote in the labor heart.
"We are disappointed that four of our deputies do not seem to understand that we both saved the conservative party from large-scale losses to liberal Democrats in southern and southwest England," said Farage.
"We are also hammering the Labor License vote in their traditional hearts, making it much easier for conservatives to win many of these seats.
"The only vote on the License side that is currently being split is in areas such as Barnsley, South Wales Valleys, Doncaster and Hartlepool, where there is a risk that Conservatives will split our vote."
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