Brexit could be cancelled if MPs vote down the deal reached with Brussels, the foreign secretary has warned.

Jeremy Hunt said parliament would “try very hard to rule out” a no-deal divorce with the EU and leave the UK in “paralysis”.

“The big risk and what people worry about is that we don’t actually deliver what people voted for,” he announced on Friday.

His intervention is the most significant from a cabinet minister acknowledging that leaving the EU with no deal could be blocked.

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