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Ireland knocks back Polish proposal to break Brexit deadlock over backstop

BRUSSELS (Reuters) – Poland’s foreign minister said on Monday he had proposed limiting the Irish backstop to five years in order to unblock the Brexit deadlock, but the idea was immediately knocked back by Ireland as being out of step with the EU’s stance. EU foreign policy chief Federica Mogherini talks to Poland’s Foreign Minister…

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Labour seeks to force May to rule out no-deal Brexit

FILE PHOTO: Jeremy Corbyn, Leader of the Labour Party, pauses as he gives a speech days after he called a vote of no confidence in Prime Minister Theresa May’s government, in Hastings, Britain, January 17, 2019. REUTERS/Peter Nicholls/File PhotoLONDON (Reuters) – Britain’s opposition Labour Party is seeking to force Prime Minister Theresa May to rule…

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Theresa May drops post-Brexit £65 fee for EU citizens

British Prime Minister Theresa May | Olivier Hoslet/EPA-EFE Theresa May drops post-Brexit £65 fee for EU citizens UK prime minister says she wants ‘no financial barrier for any EU nationals who wish to stay.’ By Charlie Cooper 1/21/19, 5:27 PM CET Updated 1/21/19, 7:14 PM CET LONDON — EU citizens registering for settled status in…

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Donald Tusk warned David Cameron about ‘stupid’ Brexit referendum

European Council President Donald Tusk with former British Prime Minister David Cameron in 2016 | Chung Sung-Jun/Getty Images Donald Tusk warned David Cameron about ‘stupid’ Brexit referendum Ex-British PM thought the Liberal Democrats would block plans to hold EU referendum. By Paul Dallison 1/21/19, 3:46 PM CET Updated 1/21/19, 5:20 PM CET European Council President…

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5-year backstop would resolve Brexit crisis, says Polish foreign minister

Polish Foreign Minister Jacek Czaputowicz | John Thys/AFP via Getty Images 5-year backstop would resolve Brexit crisis, says Polish foreign minister Jacek Czaputowicz says a time-limited backstop is ‘much more favorable than a no-deal Brexit.’ By James Randerson and Jan Cienski 1/21/19, 1:33 PM CET Updated 1/21/19, 7:13 PM CET The Brexit impasse could be…