Brexit

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Brexit: No meeting of minds in Belfast or Brussels over backstop

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Jean-Claude Juncker will meet Theresa May in Brussels on Thursday as she attempts to win changes to her Brexit deal How many times have we been here before?That’s the question journalists and politicians asked themselves on a cold February morning at Stormont.The prime minister was back in town.The purpose…

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We can find Brexit solution without reopening Withdrawal Agreement – Merkel

German Chancellor Angela Merkel looks on during the summit of the Prime Ministers of the Visegrad Group and Germany in Bratislava, Slovakia, February 7, 2019. REUTERS/David W CernyBRATISLAVA (Reuters) – German Chancellor Angela Merkel said on Thursday she had a duty to ensure an orderly Brexit, adding that she thought it would be possible to…

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EU’s Tusk hell comments not brilliant diplomacy – PM May’s deputy

FILE PHOTO: Britain’s Minister for the Cabinet Office David Lidington arrives in Downing Street, London, Britain, November 13, 2018. REUTERS/Peter NichollsLONDON (Reuters) – Britain’s Cabinet Office minister David Lidington said European Council President Donald Tusk’s comments that Brexiteers with no plan of how to deliver it deserve a “special place in hell” was not brilliant…

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Factbox – UK opposition Labour Party sets terms for backing May on Brexit

FILE PHOTO: Britain’s opposition Labour Party leader, Jeremy Corbyn, speaks after the voting in Parliament, London, Britain, January 29, 2019, in this screen grab taken from video. Reuters TV via REUTERSLONDON (Reuters) – Britain’s opposition Labour Party leader Jeremy Corbyn has written to Prime Minister Theresa May, offering to support her Brexit deal if she…

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DUP told May that Brexit border backstop must be replaced

Northern Ireland’s DUP leader Arlene Foster speaks to the media outside Stormont Parliament Building in Belfast, Northern Ireland February 6, 2019. REUTERS/Clodagh KilcoyneBELFAST (Reuters) – Northern Ireland’s Democratic Unionist Party (DUP) stressed to British Prime Minister Theresa May on Wednesday that the Irish border backstop was the issue with her Brexit deal and needs to…