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British MEPs urge Juncker not to do a deal with Johnson

British Liberal Democrats in the European Parliament have a message for Jean-Claude Juncker: stop trying so hard to reach a Brexit deal.

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Path open for independent Scotland to ‘walk into’ EU membership

Scotland’s Constitutional Relations Secretary Michael Russell has said a path is open for an independent Scotland to “walk into” EU membership after a former president of the European Council said EU attitudes towards Scottish independence have changed due to Brexit.

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Idea no-deal Brexit would be a ‘clean break’ is nonsense, says former Brexit department boss

The notion that a no-deal Brexit would mean a ‘clean break’ from the European Union is “nonsensical”, the former head of the Brexit department has said.

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Trump poised to hit EU with billions in tariffs after victory in Airbus case

The United States has gotten the green light to impose billions of euros in punitive tariffs on EU products in retaliation for illegal subsidies granted to European aerospace giant Airbus.

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US Defence Secretary Mark Espser urges Beijing to show restraint in Hong Kong

US Defence Secretary Mark Esper said Beijing should not intervene forcibly in Hong Kong and warned European countries against becoming too dependent on Chinese investment.

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As the EU goes ahead with INSTEX, the US sticks to its sanctions against Iran

At the same time as Iran’s announcement on taking a new step in reducing nuclear commitments, the European Union talks of advancements in establishing a long-awaited trade mechanism with Iran. However, the United States shows no sign of willingness to loosen its grip on Iran regarding the sanctions issue.

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Iran warns of further retreat from nuclear deal without EU action

Foreign Minister Javad Zarif has warned that Tehran would further cut its commitments under a 2015 nuclear deal unless European states acted to save the pact by Thursday, but that this did not mean the “end of talks”, Iranian news agencies reported.

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From backstop to Brexhaustion, a guide to Brexit-speak

From backstop to Brexiteer, Britain’s decision to leave the European Union has spawned a baffling array of new terms, while British parliamentary terminology is also confusing for audiences across the world.

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UK PM: Chances of Brexit deal with Brussels improving

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson said Sunday the chances of Britain reaching a Brexit deal with the European Union are improving.

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Britain will withhold $37 billion from EU in no-deal Brexit – Mail on Sunday

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson plans to tell European Union leaders he will withhold 30 billion pounds ($37 billion) from the Brexit divorce bill unless they agree to changes to the deal, the Mail on Sunday reported.

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European Integration Is In America’s Interests; Brexit Isn’t

One of several specters hanging over this week’s G-7 meeting is the prospect that in a little more than two months the United Kingdom will crash out of the European Union. Such a “no-deal Brexit” will help no one (other than perhaps leaders in Russia or China who welcome any division and weakness in the West) and hurt many, especially in Britain itself, where government experts recognize in private what a calamity such an exit would be for the British economy.

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UNHCR urges EU to take stranded migrants in Mediterranean

The United Nations Refugee Agency (UNHCR) on Tuesday urged European countries to take 507 rescued migrants who are currently stranded in the Mediterranean Sea, Turkey’s Anadolu Agency reported.

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Scottish court to hear no-deal #Brexit suspension case next month

A group of around 70 lawmakers from opposition parties are backing a bid to have Scotland’s highest civil court rule that Johnson cannot ask Queen Elizabeth to prorogue, or suspend, parliament before Britain leaves the European Union on 31 October.

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Boris Johnson visits N.Ireland, heart of Brexit battle

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson will on Wednesday meet leaders in Northern Ireland, the key battleground in Britain’s fight to leave the European Union and the focus of increasingly tense rhetoric on both sides of the Irish Sea.

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EU must move faster to prepare for no-deal Brexit risk – CBI

The European Union is less prepared for a no-deal Brexit than Britain, potentially leaving British firms at a disadvantage if there is no transition agreement and weakening London’s hand in future trade talks, a British employers group said.

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Britain ramps up preparations for no-deal Brexit

The British government is working on the assumption that the European Union will not renegotiate its Brexit deal, and is ramping up preparations to leave the bloc on Oct.

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