Irish PM says very difficult to secure Brexit deal by next week
Wednesday, 9 October 2019 () It will be very difficult to secure a Brexit agreement by next week with big gaps remaining in the British position, Irish Prime Minister Leo Varadkar said on Tuesday following a phone call with his British counterpart, Boris Johnson.
Britain is set to leave the European Union on October 31 2019. Here we take a look at the latest figures behind Brexit. Irish Taoiseach Leo Varadkar said he hoped progress made would be "sufficient" to enable intensive negotiations to resume in Brussels ahead of next week's crucial EU summit.
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