Government whips overcame the rebellion by a dozen Tory lawmakers -- reportedly issuing last-ditch threats it would prompt a no-confidence vote in the prime minister -- by just seven votes.
With several MPs turning face after the controversial Brexit White Paper within her own Conservative party, PM May sought to win over President Trump after Britain exits from the European Union.
US President Donald Trump today said he was not sure that Britons had voted for the Brexit plan presented by Prime Minister Theresa May, which has triggered a British cabinet rebellion.
Even after receiving a number of resignations, the British Prime Minister promise an orderly departure from the European Union (EU).
May was forced to carry out a reshuffle of her top team after Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson and Brexit Secretary David Davis both quit over differences with her over Brexit.
Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson and Brexit minister David Davis resigned within hours of each other, denouncing a plan that the cabinet had only agreed on Friday.
British PM Theresa May under pressure as Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson also resigns after Brexit minister David Davis
May quickly announced a replacement for Davis, with Dominic Raab taking charge of day to day negotiations as the new Brexit minister.
British foreign minister Boris Johnson resigned just days after Prime Minister Theresa May secured a hard-won agreement from senior ministers on an EU exit strategy.
British business, whose leaders have persistently called for a clear plan on Brexit, came together Monday to back May's proposals.
Interior minister Amber resigned as home secretary in a blow to the government as it faces outrage over wrongful moves to deport elderly, legal but undocumented immigrants from the Caribbean.