Soft Brexit: What are the options?

Image copyright Getty Images Brexit isn’t a moment or a single day. It’s a long-term process. And that begs the question: where is the UK likely to end up?When people talk about a “soft Brexit” they are usually referring to the kind of economic relationship the UK will have with the EU in the future.…


Brexit: Sinn Féin leaders to meet EU’s Michel Barnier

Image copyright Reuters Image caption Michelle O’Neill and Mary Lou McDonald will meet Michel Barnier in Brussels Sinn Féin leaders are in Brussels to meet EU officials as MPs seek to break the Brexit deadlock at Westminster.The party’s leadership – Mary Lou McDonald and Michelle O’Neill – will meet the EU’s chief Brexit negotiator Michel…


Rees-Mogg defends AfD tweet

Image copyright Reuters Image caption Jacob Rees-Mogg says he does not support the German far-right AfD party Conservative British MP Jacob Rees-Mogg has defended his tweet of a speech made by the co-leader of the far-right Alternative for Germany (AfD) party.The prominent Brexit supporter posted the footage of Alice Weidel speaking in Germany’s parliament.In it,…