Around 900,000 Poles live in Britain. Post-Brexit, many are now thinking about leaving the island nation. Their home country would greet the returnees with open arms, since the influx of qualified labor could seriously boost the Polish economy.
Following an informal Brexit summit, European Commission chief Jean-Claude Juncker said EU-UK relations should not be "dramatized." Shortly after, British PM Theresa May criticized the EU, saying the UK expects respect.
The EU and the UK look no closer to a deal, as UK Prime Minister Theresa May has ruled out a second referendum and has urged the EU to "evolve its position." A Brexit summit will be held in November, leaders announced.
The City of London will lose its status as a global financial services hub if Brexit goes ahead without certain guarantees for the services sector. It could take time, but it will happen, French regulatory experts warn.
France says it's prepared to deploy its navy to prevent confrontations with British fishermen over access to scallop-rich seabeds. The "Scallop Wars" have led to rival boats charging at each other in open waters.
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