"A 'no-deal' scenario on 12 April is now a likely scenario. The EU... is now fully prepared for a 'no-deal' scenario at midnight on 12 April."
The Commission also said divorce terms without the failed Withdrawal Agreement would be much worse.
"The benefits of the Withdrawal Agreement, including a transition period, will in no circumstances be replicated in a 'no-deal' scenario. Sectoral mini-deals are not an option," it said.
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