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Boris Johnson’s Brexit deal appears doomed as deadline looms

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EU may offer to extend Brexit talks to summer, despite PM’s insistence UK will leave on 31 OctoberBoris Johnson’s Brexit plan appeared to beall but dead on Tuesday night as the government admitted there was little prospect of a deal before 31 October, following a day of furious recriminations.The prime minister spoke to the Irish taoiseach, Leo Varadkar, on the phone after a stormy 24 hours of briefing and counter-briefing, as concerns about his tactics were even raised in Johnson’s cabinet. Continue reading…

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Author : Heather Stewart, Daniel Boffey and Rowena Mason

Publish date : 2019-10-08 20:02:28

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