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No hope of avoiding tariffs in ‘no deal’ Brexit – EU’s Malmstrom

Supporters of Brexit are “completely wrong” if they think recourse to an obscure trade rule will stop tariffs springing up overnight if Britain leaves the European Union without a deal, EU Trade Commissioner Cecilia Malmstrom said on Friday.

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Brexit: What would happen if UK decided not to pay the £۳۹bn divorce bill to the EU?

Some Tory leadership candidates – most notably Boris Johnson – have said they would withhold the £۳۹ billion divorce bill negotiated by Theresa May as a card in order to force the EU to renegotiate the Brexit agreement. Just how practical is this proposal?

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Ireland and France to build new electricity cable bypassing Britain after Brexit

A new 500km electricity cable will be built to bypass Britain and connect Ireland directly to the European Union’s energy markets after Brexit, under plans confirmed on Tuesday.

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Britain has never been more European

Nigel Farage’s upstart Brexit Party — which ran away with 32 percent of the vote and is set to gain 28 seats in the European Parliament — has blown the United Kingdom’s political system to pieces.

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Race to replace May leaves Brexit in limbo

Contenders to succeed Theresa May as Britain’s prime minister prepared to launch their leadership campaigns on Saturday, leaving Brexit shrouded in uncertainty.

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Britain’s May tries to break Brexit deadlock with offer of ‘new deal’

UK Prime Minister Theresa May set out a “new deal” on Tuesday for Britain’s departure from the European Union, offering sweeteners to parliament including the chance to vote on whether to hold a second referendum to try to break the impasse over Brexit.

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UK: Theresa May to bring Brexit deal back to lawmakers in June

British Prime Minister Theresa May will introduce a bill in the first week of June to implement Brexit, the government has announced.

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U.K. finance chief says Theresa May won’t quit until Brexit is delivered

Theresa May will stay on as U.K. prime minister to get Brexit done, even if that means remaining in the job until the end of October, Chancellor of the Exchequer Philip Hammond said Friday.

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Michel Barnier: No-deal Brexit ‘never’ the EU’s decision

A no-deal Brexit will “never be the decision of the EU,” the bloc’s chief negotiator Michel Barnier said Tuesday.

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Merkel throws May a lifeline over UK’s Brexit departure date

Angela Merkel is open to backing Theresa May’s request for a short Brexit extension as the German chancellor seeks to maintain the pressure on British MPs to support the withdrawal agreement, according to senior EU sources.

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British gov’t accused of failing to offer real compromise in Brexit talks with Labour

The Labour Party, the main opposition in Britain, on Friday accused the British government of failing to offer real change or compromise during the talks to end the current Brexit deadlock.

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Theresa May’s Brexit deal in tatters as MPs vote against it for second time

Prime Minister Theresa May suffered a heavy Brexit defeat on Tuesday, casting into doubt Britain’s prospects of ever leaving the EU.

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Theresa May battles to save Brexit deal amid threats to oust her

Theresa May was battling on Sunday night to save her Brexit deal and prolong her premiership, amid signs Eurosceptics could move against her if there is a delay to leaving the EU.

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Brexit: Last-ditch negotiations descend into open hostility as minister accuses EU of ‘playing games’ after extraordinary Twitter row

Last-ditch negotiations in the Brexit process have descended into open hostility as one senior minister accused the EU of playing “games” with just three days to go until MPs vote on Theresa May‘s plans.

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Brexit: EU chief Michel Barnier sparks anger by revealing his ‘offer’ to UK

EU chief Michel Barnier tonight unveiled an ‘offer’ to the UK on Brexit just four days before a crucial vote.

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Factbox: What happens behind the scenes of a Brexit vote in parliament?

The elaborate and time-consuming way British lawmakers make decisions in parliament has been thrust to the fore by Brexit, with the outcome of a series of votes next week set to determine how and when the country leaves the European Union.

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