Brexit News Archive: 06 Oct 2019

British PM Johnson Warns EU He Will Not Delay Brexit

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson warned the European Union on Sunday he will not delay Brexit beyond October 31, underlining that his latest proposals are a last chance to reach a deal. Johnson told French President Emmanuel Macron in a telephone call on Sunday that "the EU should not be ...
IBTimes   |   Sun, 6 Oct 2019 21:37:28

Michel Barnier: blame Boris Johnson for a no-deal Brexit - The Guardian

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FX Street   |   Sun, 6 Oct 2019 21:25:36

Brexit: EU will be guilty of 'historic misunderstanding' if it thinks Benn Act will delay UK's departure, Downing Street claims

PM issues ultimatum as hopes of a Brexit deal hang in the balance
Lizzy Buchan / The Independent   |   Sun, 6 Oct 2019 20:32:00

Macron: EU Brexit deal decision 'at end of the week'

The EU will evaluate then whether a deal is possible, the French president tells Boris Johnson.
BBC   |   Sun, 6 Oct 2019 19:58:26

Johnson renews vow to leave EU by deadline, countering U.K. Parliament pledge to seek delay if deal eludes

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson on Sunday renewed his vow to take the country out of the European Union by the Brexit deadline, in an ...
No Author / Japan Times   |   Sun, 6 Oct 2019 18:22:24

Time to ditch the winner-takes-all mentality in politics

Consensus decision-making offers a route out of the Brexit mess. We know it works because we've tried it.
Kiran Nihalani, Peroline Ainsworth, Hannah Rollins, Josephine Adabanri / Open Democracy   |   Sun, 6 Oct 2019 17:46:12

Britain calls for ‘intensive with the EU on new Brexit plans

Britain on Sunday urged the EU to intensify talks over London’s latest Brexit proposals, despite European leaders warning it must revise the plans in order to conclude a deal this month.Brexit Secretary Stephen Barclay said the bloc needed to show “creativity and flexibility” ahead of October 31 – when British ...
Agence France-Presse / South China Morning Post   |   Sun, 6 Oct 2019 17:03:45

UK Calls For 'Intensive Negotiations' On New Brexit Plans

Britain on Sunday urged the EU to intensify talks over London's latest Brexit proposals, despite European leaders warning it must revise the plans in order to conclude a deal this month. Brexit Secretary Stephen Barclay said the bloc needed to show "creativity and flexibility" ahead of October 31 -- when ...
IBTimes   |   Sun, 6 Oct 2019 15:51:47

UK could be flexible on details of Northern Ireland veto, customs plan

Britain is open to some flexibility on the proposed mechanism that would allow lawmakers in post-Brexit Northern Ireland to decide whether the British province remains in regulatory alignment with the European Union, its Brexit minister said.
Reuters   |   Sun, 6 Oct 2019 14:37:20

Macron: Chance of Brexit deal to be evaluated by end of the week

French president said the 'principles of the European Union' must be maintained.
Rym Momtaz, Lili Bayer / Politico   |   Sun, 6 Oct 2019 14:11:35

The EU should not reject Johnson's proposal

Negotiators could extend the Brexit deadline for a final time to work on technical details
FT   |   Sun, 6 Oct 2019 13:45:57

UK Signals It Could Soften Brexit Stances Amid EU Pressure

Britain hinted Sunday that it could be open to changes to its latest Brexit proposals for Northern Ireland, as European leaders piled pressure on Prime Minister Boris Johnson to revise the plans. Brexit Secretary Stephen Barclay reiterated that the ideas formally submitted to Brussels this week were "a broad landing ...
IBTimes   |   Sun, 6 Oct 2019 12:59:21

France's Macron urges Johnson to discuss Brexit proposals with EU

French President Emmanuel Macron urged Boris Johnson to engage in discussions swiftly with the EU's chief negotiator, during a Sunday telephone call in which the British prime minister outlined his latest Brexit proposals, an Elysee official said.
Reuters   |   Sun, 6 Oct 2019 12:26:31

UK offers flexibility over Northern Ireland to revive Brexit talks

Stephen Barclay says government's proposals are 'a broad landing zone'
FT   |   Sun, 6 Oct 2019 12:14:16

Brexit minister hints UK could soften stances in EU talks

Times of India   |   Sun, 6 Oct 2019 11:33:57

UK could move on 'mechanism' of Northern Ireland consent

Britain is open to some flexibility on the mechanism that would allow lawmakers in Northern Ireland to decide whether the British province remains in regulatory alignment with the European Union, as set out in London's latest Brexit proposals, Brexit Secretary Stephen Barclay said on Sunday.
Reuters   |   Sun, 6 Oct 2019 11:13:09

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