EU's Chief Negotiator Says They Are Open To A More 'Ambitious' Brexit Plan
Thursday, 17 January 2019 The European Union's chief negotiator Michel Barnier said the EU was open to a "more ambitious" Brexit deal than the one resoundingly rejected by British parliament earlier this week, according to The New York Times. Barnier was visiting Portuguese Prime Minister Antonio Costa in Lisbon when he told reporters on Thursday if Britain told the EU, "they want a more ambitious relationship, we are open." Prime Minister Theresa May's crushing defeat on Tuesday has forced the Conservative party into considering alternative proposals as the March 29 deadline for Britain to quit the EU moves ever closer. May had expected to negotiate a free trade agreement for goods with the EU as part of a fully...
EU chief negotiator Michel Barnier told Britain that the European Parliament was open to a different kind of Brexit deal, but only if London changes its terms, after Theresa May's plan was defeated in spectacular style. Rough Cut (no reporter narration).
EU chief negotiator Michel Barnier told Britain that the European Parliament was open to a different kind of Brexit deal, but only if London changes its terms, after Theresa May's plan was..
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The EU's chief Brexit negotiator Michel Barnier has said Brussels "profoundly regrets" the Commons vote on Theresa May's Withdrawal Agreement after two years of negotiation "based on the red lines of..
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