Brussels talks in deadlock as EU's man tells UK: 'Settle bill or risk hard Brexit'

Brussels talks in deadlock as EU's man tells UK: 'Settle bill or risk hard Brexit'
 

A hard Brexit suddenly became a ­realistic prospect yesterday when the EU’s chief negotiator said talks were in a “disturbing state of deadlock” over Britain’s divorce bill.
The pound dropped in value as Michel Barnier said he could not tell leaders of the other 27 EU ­countries that ­“sufficient progress” had been made to allow discussions over future trade ­relations to begin.
Theresa May ’s hopes of an early start to trade talks with the EU suffered a serious setback, with December now being seen as the moment when Britain could break off talks and go for a hard Brexit.
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13 October 2017 in Politics, Views: 52
Source: Daily Record
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