May Fails To Strike Deal With Brexit Negotiators Over Irish Border Concerns
Monday, 4 December 2017 British Prime Minister Theresa May fell short of striking a Brexit divorce deal with European Union negotiators in Brussels on Monday even though earlier reports said that a breakthrough agreement would keep British-ruled Northern Ireland aligned with EU regulations, according to Reuters. “We will reconvene before the end of the week and I am also confident that we will conclude this positively,” May said after meeting with European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker, who also expressed his own confidence at finding a way to overcome the remaining obstacles in the talks. Juncker said the meeting was "not a failure" after days of intensive talks and was well aware that the EU does not...
Irish Prime Minister Leo Varadkar said he was &quot;suprised and disappointed&quot; in the UK government on Monday after Brexit talks on the Irish border fell short of a deal. Varadkar's statement came after Prime Minister Theresa May and European Commission President Jean-Claude...
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With just over a year to go, Brexit talks have focused recently on fish and the Irish Border. But the UK music industry feels its concerns are not getting the attention it deserves. Source: Sky News UK Studios -