Speaking with DW, Guy Verhofstadt, liberal party leader in the European Parliament, affirmed that an EU without Britain was the worst option, and that the only one to profit from a divided Europe was Russian leader Vladimir Putin.
London has pledged to avoid border posts between the EU-member Republic of Ireland and the UK country of Northern Ireland after Brexit. Questions still remain as to how Britain plans to police the "frictionless" border.
UK government ministers are to publish new papers setting out their aims for Brexit talks. Fourteen months after the referendum, there has been little progress in talks on the terms for the UK's exit from the bloc.
London will agree to pay up to 40 billion euros to quit the EU, not a cent more, according to a report. It's much less than the EU wants.
The British government has ordered a year-long study, due to report months ahead of Brexit, into the contribution of EU citizens to the UK economy. Pro-EU "Remainers" asked why it hadn't been done earlier.
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