British Prime Minister Theresa May speaks to the media outside 10 Downing Street in central London on April 18, 2017.
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April 18, 2017 8:37 AM EDT

On Tuesday, U.K. Prime Minister Theresa May announced her plan for a ‘snap’ general election on June 8. Read the speech she gave outside her official residence at 10 Downing Street below:

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