Worsening security situation pulls down Egypt's economy - Northern Ireland's farmers concerned about Brexit
UK Brexit Minister David Davis' speech in Vienna sought to reassure EU leaders. Brexit would not lead to an Anglo-Saxon race to the bottom and Britain would not be plunged into a Mad Max-style world, he said.
The clocking is ticking on Brexit and all signs point to an ill-prepared strategy. Angela Merkel and Theresa May, however, have struck a positive tone on the matter despite the challenges that lie ahead.
EU negotiator Michel Barnier reminded the UK that details on its post-Brexit strategy were still sketchy. He warned that a transition deal was by no means certain due to "substantial disagreements."
Border checks between the Republic and Northern Ireland will be inevitable after the UK leaves the EU, a UK parliamentary committee has said. The issue is a sticking point ahead of a key EU summit on Brexit in two weeks.
© 2018 Deutsche Welle |
Legal notice |
| Mobile version