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Merkel ready for Brexit climbdown in Brussels amid growing fears for EU economy

Merkel ready for Brexit climbdown in Brussels amid growing fears for EU economy

4 days ago   |   Daily Express

ANGELA MERKEL has boosted hopes of a European Union compromise on Brexit by insisting there is still time to thrash out a new withdrawal with Boris Johnson.
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The AfD is gaining strength in Germany. A reformed EU can stop it | Titus Molkenbur and Luke Cooper

12 days ago   |   The Guardian

With anti-immigration parties flourishing, Europe's inequalities and injustices must be tackled to counter the extremists As migrants from Syria poured into Germany throughout...
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Stephen Booth: The No Deal paradox. If it stays on the table, there may yet be a deal. If it's taken off, that's unlikely

12 days ago   |   Conservative Home

Stephen Booth is Acting Director at Open Europe. Parliament returns today for what is set to be a momentous week for British, and European, politics. We may be about to witness...
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Angela Merkel outlines resignation plan after Chancellor's party suffers election setback

Angela Merkel outlines resignation plan after Chancellor's party suffers election setback

13 days ago   |   Daily Express

ANGELA MERKEL has hinted how she intends to keep busy once she steps down as German Chancellor.
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Newslinks for Tuesday 27th August 2019

Newslinks for Tuesday 27th August 2019

19 days ago   |   Conservative Home

PM sends ‘sherpa' to Brussels “David Frost, No 10's Brexit “sherpa”, will meet European officials tomorrow in an effort to find an alternative to the Irish backstop and avoid a...
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Biarritz was an empty charade. The G7 is a relic of a bygone age | Simon Tisdall

20 days ago   |   The Guardian

From Syria to the US-China trade war, the list of issues left untackled by the world's leaders is shamefully long The G7 summit in Biarritz, now thankfully concluded, told us a...
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Exasperation mingles with regret as Europe tries to deal with Brexit | Jeremy Cliffe

21 days ago   |   The Guardian

Opinions are polarised over the reaction in Berlin and Paris to the PM's Brexit gambit On an unfavourable day, viewing Brexit-era Britain from the outside is like watching a...
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May I have a word about. Boris Johnson's linguistic prowess | Jonathan Bouquet

21 days ago   |   The Guardian

Our prime minister may model himself on Winston Churchill but his vocabulary falls sadly short Is it really any wonder that there is so much consternation in Europe at the...
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Newslinks for Saturday 24th August 2019

Newslinks for Saturday 24th August 2019

22 days ago   |   Conservative Home

Johnson returns from Paris buoyant about deal “Boris Johnson returned to London buoyed yesterday after President Macron said that a Brexit deal was possible. Angela Merkel, the...
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Julian Brazier: How Johnson should try to get the backstop dropped

22 days ago   |   Conservative Home

Sir Julian Brazier is a former Defence Minister, and was MP for Canterbury from 1987-2017. He is Chairman of a security company. Boris Johnson is right to ‘do or die' for...
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Secret Remain alliance set to STOP BREXIT altogether - and here's how...

Secret Remain alliance set to STOP BREXIT altogether - and here's how they'll do it

REMAINER MPs are secretly plotting to revoke Article 50 and prevent the UK from honouring the 2016 referendum result, the Government warned on Saturday night. Read more ...

Give us no deal or the Brexit Party will decimate the Tory vote warns Ann...

Give us no deal or the Brexit Party will decimate the Tory vote warns Ann Widdecombe

BREXIT PARTY MEP Ann Widdecombe has revealed no deal is the only scenario Nigel Farage's party will agree to an electoral pact with Boris Johnson - and she warns anything less... Read more ...

BREXIT LIVE: 'No more delays', defiant Boris will tell Juncker at showdown

BREXIT LIVE: 'No more delays', defiant Boris will tell Juncker at showdown

PRIME Minister Boris Johnson will use tomorrow's crunch meeting with Boris Johnson to tell European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker he will take the UK out of the bloc... Read more ...

Remainer Sam Gyimah joins Lib Dems after being stripped of Tory whip

Remainer Sam Gyimah joins Lib Dems after being stripped of Tory whip

FORMER Tory leadership contender Sam Gyimah defected to the Liberal Democrats after warning Boris Johnson's party was “veering towards English nationalism. Read more ...

‘We want to stop Brexit!' Lib Dem leader says party would scrap EU exit...

‘We want to stop Brexit!' Lib Dem leader says party would scrap EU exit without referendum

LIBERAL DEMOCRAT leader Jo Swinson wants party members to back a policy to scrap Brexit without holding another referendum. Read more ...

Lib Dem crisis: Swinson's party plunged into race row after MP's 'offensive'...

Lib Dem crisis: Swinson's party plunged into race row after MP's 'offensive' Brexit remark

THE Liberal Democrats were plunged into a race row after one of its candidates claimed people in North Devon voted to Leave because it does not have a “lot of ethnic minorities”. Read more ...

Boris Johnson insists Brexit deal is close ahead of crunch EU meeting...

Boris Johnson insists Brexit deal is close ahead of crunch EU meeting - ‘Very confident'

BORIS Johnson last night vowed that a Brexit deal was within reach as he prepared for showdown talks with the EU. Read more ...

Boris backing: PM's allies rush to defence after savage attack from Cameron...

Boris backing: PM's allies rush to defence after savage attack from Cameron over Brexit

BORIS JOHNSON'S allies rushed to his defence after a savage attack by predecessor David Cameron, who accused him of “lying” and only backing Brexit to further his own career... Read more ...

Listen: Lib Dem candidate's excruciating Brexit interview

Listen: Lib Dem candidate's excruciating Brexit interview

There are plenty of ways to go about winning an election if you're fighting to become an MP, from coming... Read more ...

Watch: Guy Verhofstadt on the world's ‘empires'

Watch: Guy Verhofstadt on the world's ‘empires'

Supporters of Brexit are often accused by their political opponents of having an unhealthy obsession with the past, and wanting... Read more ...