EU’s Barnier Says UK’s Brexit Position on Ireland Is Wrong


The U.K.’s position on the Irish border is wrong, the European Union’s chief Brexit negotiator Michel Barnier said, as divisions between the two sides after three months of negotiation become starker. “What I see on the U.K.’s paper on Ireland and The Latest: EU says Britain has to meet budget …

EU’s Barnier says no ‘decisive progress’ made in Brexit talks

BRUSSELS (Reuters) – The European Union’s chief Brexit negotiator said on Thursday no “decisive progress” had been achieved in the third round of Brexit talks, and that opening talks on the two sides’ future ties in October was doubtful at the current No decisive progress on Brexit – Barnier

Barnier: EU’s Brexit negotiator seeks to clarify remarks

Michel Barnier has clarified remarks he is reported to have made about Brexit. The EU negotiator was quoted as saying he saw the process as an opportunity to “teach” the British people and others what leaving the single market means. Mr Barnier said he …Top EU Lawmaker Floats Sept. 21 Date …

Brexit: UK to be ‘educated’ about consequences, says Barnier

The EU’s Brexit negotiator has said he sees the process as an opportunity to “teach the British people and others what leaving the EU means”. Michel Barnier said he would never resort to blackmail but saw it as his job to “educate” the UK about the UK Brexit Chief Dismisses …

Jean-Claude Juncker: The UK government’s Brexit position papers are not ‘satisfactory’

Business InsiderJean-Claude Juncker: The UK government’s Brexit position papers are not ‘satisfactory’Business InsiderBritain’s Prime Minister Theresa May welcomes European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker to Downing Street in London, Britain April 26, 2017. REUTERS/Hannah McKay. LONDON — The UK government’s position papers for Brexit negotiations …and more »

Northern Ireland ‘should have different Brexit deal’

The European Union wants Northern Ireland to have a different Brexit deal to the rest of the UK, papers seen by the BBC suggest. The document says the UK should take responsibility for finding a “unique solution” so people can work, go to school or get …Brexit Bulletin: Return of the …

Brexit: A lakeside view of Barnier’s tough talk

It’s a pretty place for some very hard talking by the EU’s man in charge of Brexit talks. The stately hotel the Villa d’Este, on the shores of magnificent Lake Como replete with baroque chandeliers, statues of nymphs and marble columns is not a hard sell.UK Brexit Chief Dismisses $64.8 …

No decisive progress on Brexit

Europe’s chief Brexit negotiator Michel Barnier says there has been “no decisive progress” on key issues in talks with the UK. He said negotiations were still “quite far” away from being in a position to begin talks on future trade arrangements. He The Latest: Britain urges EU to show flexibility …