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Britain, EU enter make-or-break Brexit week

Britain, EU enter make-or-break Brexit week

Britain and the European Union on Monday entered a pivotal week that will determine if they are still on course to reach amicable divorce terms -- and when Brexit might finally occur.

Significant work to do, but Brexit deal still possible - UK PM Johnson

Significant work to do, but Brexit deal still possible - UK PM Johnson

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson told his cabinet on Sunday a last-minute Brexit deal was still possible but there was significant work to be done to reach one

Brexit hangs in the balance as talks between EU and Britain intensify

Brexit hangs in the balance as talks between EU and Britain intensify

Brexit talks with the European Union aimed at striking a last-minute divorce deal are getting serious, Britain said on Sunday, as Prime Minister Boris Johnson prepared to update his cabinet on the state of negotiations.

Ireland prepares for the worst with no-deal Brexit budget

Ireland prepares for the worst with no-deal Brexit budget

Ireland presented a no-deal Brexit budget for 2020 on Tuesday, pledging a 1.2 billion-euro package to keep companies afloat by allowing the state's finances to return to deficit if Britain leaves the European Union ...

UK PM Johnson will ask for Brexit extension if no deal by Oct. 19: court documents

UK PM Johnson will ask for Brexit extension if no deal by Oct. 19: court documents

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson will send a letter to the European Union asking for a Brexit delay if no divorce deal has been reached by Oct. 19, according to government papers submitted to a Scottish court.

EU and Ireland sceptical of a Brexit breakthrough after UK PM Johnson's offer

EU and Ireland sceptical of a Brexit breakthrough after UK PM Johnson's offer

The European Union and Ireland said on Thursday that Prime Minister Boris Johnson's Brexit proposals were unlikely to yield a deal, with Dublin bluntly warning that Britain was heading towards a no-deal exit ...

What a no-deal Brexit could mean for UK Europe aviation

What a no-deal Brexit could mean for UK Europe aviation

The possibility of a no-deal Brexit remains very much alive. UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson is committed to leaving the EU on October 31, despite Parliament passing a law ...

No-deal Brexit on Oct 31 still 'most plausible' scenario: French minister

No-deal Brexit on Oct 31 still 'most plausible' scenario: French minister

French Foreign Minister Jean-Yves Le Drian said Tuesday that a no-deal Brexit on October 31 remained the ‘most plausible’ scenario, adding that Britain had yet to come up with acceptable proposals ...

UK's Johnson rallies party with vow to 'get Brexit done'

UK's Johnson rallies party with vow to 'get Brexit done'

After a bruising week, British Prime Minister Boris Johnson entered the warm embrace of his Conservative party's annual conference on Sunday vowing to ‘get Brexit done’.

UK PM loses fresh parliamentary vote as tensions rise

UK PM loses fresh parliamentary vote as tensions rise

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson suffered yet another setback on Thursday after MPs rejected his call to briefly suspend their business for his party's conference, highlighting the hostility ...

‘Parliament is dead,’ PM Johnson's lawyer says as Brexit chaos deepens

‘Parliament is dead,’ PM Johnson's lawyer says as Brexit chaos deepens

Boris Johnson's attorney-general said the British parliament was ‘dead’ in a defiant outburst after lawmakers were recalled following a Supreme Court ruling that the prime minister's suspension ...

Trump eyes 'magnificent' post-Brexit trade deal with Britain

Trump eyes 'magnificent' post-Brexit trade deal with Britain

US President Donald Trump said Tuesday that he wanted to strike a ‘magnificent trade deal’ with Britain, which has been pitched into crisis over its planned exit from the European Union.