Johnson sees Brexit deal in July if talks momentum builds

FILE PHOTO: Britain’s Prime Minister Boris Johnson speaks during a daily briefing to update on the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) outbreak, at 10 Downing Street in London, Britain June 10, 2020. Pippa Fowles/10 Downing Street/Handout via REUTERS

LONDON (Reuters) – British Prime Minister Boris Johnson said on Monday the outstanding disagreements between Britain and the European Union were well understood and that a deal could be done in July if more energy went into the negotiations from now on.

“I don’t think we’re actually that far apart but what we need now is to see a bit of oomph in the negotiations,” he said, adding that he had told the EU’s top representative

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