EU must prepare for a no-deal Brexit, says Angela Merkel

EU must prepare for a no-deal Brexit, says Angela Merkel

Angela Merkel, the Chancellor of Germany said on Wednesday that the European Union ought to prepare itself for a no-deal Brexit in 2021. Ms. Merkel said that Germany would, however, continue with its push to seal a new partnership agreement with Britain by the year end. Talking about Brexit, Merkel said ’Progress in negotiations thus far has been slim, to put it diplomatically’.

Tom A
Tom A
Max Bants
Max Bants 3 weeks

This is mainland euro politics for you. Rhetoric aside, my bet is we will exit no deal, trade on WTO and make deals issue by issue, organically, as they crop up. Some big sweeping deal was only ever talked about to sate the frenzied schizo media anyhow.

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