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UK PM Johnson says Brexit transition period will not be extended

LONDON, Nov 15 (Reuters) - Prime Minister Boris Johnson said Britain he will "absolutely guarantee" that his government will not extend the Brexit transition period before the end of year.

"I don't want an extension," Johnson told the BBC. "If we can get a working majority, all we need is 9 more seats, then can absolutely guarantee" not seeking an extension.

(Reporting by Andrew MacAskill, editing by Andy Bruce)