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John Chalmers

EU sick of Brexit, but likely to grant an extension

2:34am BST

BRUSSELS European Union chiefs are so fed up of Brexit that when they clinched a new divorce deal with Prime Minister Boris Johnson this week they did not want to entertain the need to delay Britain's departure beyond Oct. 31.

EU sick of Brexit, but likely to grant an extension if asked

19 Oct 2019

BRUSSELS European Union chiefs are so fed up of Brexit that when they clinched a deal with Prime Minister Boris Johnson this week they did not want to entertain the need to delay Britain's departure beyond Oct. 31.

EU leaders: united over Brexit, divided over much else

18 Oct 2019

BRUSSELS Summits are usually a chance for European Union leaders to discuss problems and try to strengthen their union. But after two days of talks in Brussels, the only issue they could agree on is the very one that's a symbol of disunity: Brexit.

WRAPUP 5-Britain clinches Brexit deal, Johnson now faces parliament hurdle

17 Oct 2019

* Ball now back in British parliament court after deal in Brussels

Brexit talks go down to the wire ahead of EU summit

16 Oct 2019

BRUSSELS Oct 16 British and EU officials were to resume talks to clinch a Brexit deal on Wednesday just a few hours after late-night negotiations wound up, but it was far from clear they would reach an agreement before a leaders' summit on Thursday.

UK's Brexit proposals fall short, need agreement by end of the day - EU diplomats

15 Oct 2019

LUXEMBOURG Britain's latest proposals on the terms of its departure from the European Union are still not enough for an agreement and a legal text is needed by the end of Tuesday for a deal to be agreed at a leaders' summit this week, three diplomatic sources said. | Video

Brexit breakfast for EU and UK negotiators after "pathway to deal" opens

11 Oct 2019

BRUSSELS, Oct 11 The chief Brexit negotiators of the European Union and Britain were meeting for breakfast on Friday, hours after Prime Minister Boris Johnson and his Irish counterpart unexpectedly said they had found a pathway to a possible deal at last-ditch talks.

EU tells PM Johnson to stop playing 'stupid' Brexit blame game

08 Oct 2019

LONDON/BRUSSELS The European Union accused Britain of playing a "stupid blame game" over Brexit on Tuesday after a Downing Street source said a deal was essentially impossible because German Chancellor Angela Merkel had made unacceptable demands. | Video

Can Blockchain solve Brexit's border puzzle? Experts are sceptical

08 Oct 2019

BRUSSELS A team of experts has come up with a plan to use blockchain tracking for trade between Northern Ireland and the Republic of Ireland to avoid the re-imposition of a hard border after Britain leaves the European Union.

Can Blockchain solve Brexit's border puzzle? Experts are skeptical

07 Oct 2019

BRUSSELS A team of experts has come up with a plan to use blockchain tracking for trade between Northern Ireland and the Republic of Ireland to avoid the re-imposition of a hard border after Britain leaves the European Union.

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