British Prime Minister Boris Johnson said on Friday he was not willing to contemplate resigning.
"I'll go to Brussels, I'll get a deal and we'll make sure we come out on October 31 - that's what we've got to do," Johnson told during a visit to Scotland.
When asked if he would resign if he could not deliver that, he said: "That is not a hypothesis I'm willing to contemplate."
Johnson is pushing for an election on Oct. 15, two weeks before the United Kingdom is due to leave the EU, though opposition parties say they want a no-deal Brexit ruled out before they will agree to an election date.
In a sign of how far Brexit has distorted British politics, Johnson's Conservatives expelled 21 rebels on Tuesday - including the grandson of Britain's World War Two leader Winston Churchill and two former finance ministers - for seeking to block any exit from the European Union without a deal.
On Friday, Johnson said the expulsion of the rebels "grieved me deeply".
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