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EU chief doubts securing post-Brexit trade deal in 2020

European Commission chief Ursula von der Leyen has expressed "serious concern" over whether the bloc could conclude a  post-Brexit trade deal with Britain within...

‘The mess begins’: European press cautious after British vote

Boris Johnson's surprisingly strong victory in Britain's election dominated the home pages of European media outlets on Friday, with most welcoming the end of...

UK PM faces flak for ducking TV grilling

Boris Johnson came under fire on Friday for failing to face one of Britain's top political interviewers as he prepared for a final head-to-head...

Johnson pushes for poll as EU prepares Brexit delay

by Alice RITCHIE British Prime Minister Boris Johnson will make a fresh push on Monday for an early election as EU leaders prepare to back...

Britain’s Johnson sets out defence of new Brexit plan

by Dmitry ZAKS British Prime Minister Boris Johnson met his senior ministers on Thursday before setting out on a delicate mission to convince sceptical EU...

Britain’s Johnson tries to save job and hardline Brexit

by Dmitry ZAKS UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson will try to save his job and his hardline Brexit strategy Monday when he confronts parliament and...

UK Johnson’s Brexit plans in tatters after stinging defeats

by Dario THUBURN and Dmitry ZAKS British Prime Minister Boris Johnson's hardline Brexit strategy stood in tatters on Thursday after a humiliating week left him...