The UK Speaker of the Hosue John Bercow has approved an emergency debate on Brexit requested by Sir Keir Starmer, a Labour Member of Parliament and the shadow Brexit secretary.
The speaker will likely allow the debate soon.
In other Brexit news, leaders of the opposition have been invited to a meeting with PM Theresa May at 18:00 GMT. The intentions of Downing Street are unknown.
Earlier, the French Presidency denied reports about President Emmanuel Macron’s refusal to approve an extension to Article 50.