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I was told it straight in Brussels: the EU’s only alternative to the backstop is a customs union | BrexitCentral

Michel Barnier hinted at it on Friday night, but the Irish delegation told me straight in Brussels on Thursday: they will never agree a subsequent agreement or variation to the Withdrawal Agreement which replaces the backstop that is not a customs union. Whether that is for the whole UK, or Northern Ireland on its own with a full customs border in the Irish Sea, is up to us, according to Barnier.

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EU-UK Brexit talks failed to reach deal on Tuesday – sources

Talks between European Union and British Brexit negotiators ended after more than three hours in Brussels on Tuesday and will resume on Wednesday, sources from both sides said.

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EU says Poland cannot build Baltic canal without approval

Poland should refrain from building a canal on its Baltic coast before it gets approval from European Commission, an EU official said, after Warsaw failed to assuage the bloc’s concerns about the project during talks in Brussels on Friday.

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۷۰,۰۰۰ Brussels protesters demand action on climate

At least 70,000 people braved cold and rain in Brussels on Sunday to demand the Belgian government and the European Union increase their efforts to fight climate change, the Belgian capital’s fourth climate rally in two months to attract at least 10,000 participants.

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Opinion: Trump hasn’t been all bad for the EU

It’s hard to imagine that just two years ago, life was without Donald Trump. In Brussels — the capital of the European Union and NATO — the US president’s role is pivotal.

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EU EMBARRASSMENT: Trump downgrades Brussels’ status in US without even telling officials

DONALD Trump downgraded the diplomatic status of the European Union’s delegation to the United States last year without warning Brussels of the decision.

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Violent clash outside EU HQ in protest over migrant pact

Belgian riot police used tear gas and water cannon to disperse thousands of people protesting in Brussels against a UN migration pact.

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EU/E4 political consultations on regional issues with Iran

EU/E4 political consultations on regional issues with Iran were hosted in Brussels on 10 December 2018. This is the fourth edition of talks in this format.

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Brexit: Planes to be grounded if UK crashes out of EU without one-off air deal, Theresa May told

Planes will be grounded if Britain crashes out of the EU unless a specific aviation deal can be struck with Brussels, Theresa May is warned today.

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Brussels summit looks to NATO alliance’s future

NATO’s Brussels summit concluded on July 12 after two days of heated debates on the Alliance’s core challenges and ways to confront them.

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EU Leaders Reach Migration Deal During Difficult Summit

European Union leaders meeting Friday in Brussels hailed progress in reaching at least a partial deal on migration. But there appeared to be little breakthrough in two other key subjects: Brexit and reforming the eurozone financial union.

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From Brexit to the Balkans, EU Leaders Struggle to Make Progress

European Union leaders gather in Brussels on Thursday to tackle a growing number of challenges with the economic and political stakes rising.

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EU fails to reach crucial deal on migration crisis at ‘mini-summit’

Angela Merkel and Emmanuel Macron, the European Union’s two most influential leaders, met yesterday with their bitterly divided counterparts for a frustrating “mini-summit” in Brussels, while facing plunging popularity at home.

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France calls for sanctions as Italy defiant on stranded migrant ship

EU states that refuse to accept migrants should face financial penalties, French President Emmanuel Macron said on Saturday, prompting a furious response from Rome on the eve of an emergency mini-summit in Brussels about the escalating crisis dividing Europe.

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Divided EU leaders convene for emergency talks on migration

European Union leaders gather in Brussels on Sunday in an attempt to bridge their deep divisions over migration, an issue that has been splitting them for years and now poses a fresh threat to German Chancellor Angela Merkel.

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In boardrooms, there’s a real fear that Italy could leave the euro zone

Italy’s battle with Brussels has triggered fears among executives that continental Europe’s third biggest economy will soon vote to leave the euro zone.

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