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Estonian President Kersti Kaljulaid - Estonia News

There can be no changes to the Irish “backstop”, an arrangement to avoid a hard border between European Union member Ireland and British-ruled Northern Ireland after Brexit, Estonian President Kersti Kaljulaid told Reuters.Here's The Full Story…

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The European Union has agreed to enact sanctions against the Iranian intelligence service over its alleged “assassination plots on European soil,” the Danish foreign minister has tweeted.Here's The Full Story…

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Whatever the outcome of Britain’s tortuous divorce proceedings from Europe, there appears to be little help waiting in the wings from non-EU member Norway to join its own special relationship with the bloc. Some Brexit supporters in Britain have touted a so-called “Norway-plus” scenario, whereby the world’s fifth largest economyHere's The Full Story…

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“The idea of renegotiating at the 11th hour is simply a delusion,” Philip Hammond told parliament. “We need to be honest with ourselves – the alternatives to this deal are no deal or no Brexit. Either will leave us a fractured society and divided nation.”Here's The Full Story…

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An ECJ adviser issued an opinion in the case that Britain could simply stop Brexit without seeking approval from other member states, boosting hopes of those who want to halt the process. The judges usually follow such opinions. Here's The Full Story…

Theresa May - Jeremy Corbyn - UK Politics Today

“The legal summary document is worse than we feared: the backstop customs union is indefinite, the UK would be a rule taker and the European Court (of Justice) is in charge of our destiny, rather than the sovereign UK parliament,” former Brexit minister David Davis said. “This is not Brexit.”Here's The Full Story…