# Brexit deal

The flag of Great Britain (l) is flying next to that of the European Union EU, before the reception of British Prime Minister May in front of the Federal Chancellery of Germany.
The flag of Great Britain (l) is flying […]

EU states pave way to ratify Brexit deal, but no decision on delay

The member states of the European Union are ready to sign the deal between the EU and Great Britain concerning the Brexit process. They are still indecisive however, on another potential Brexit delay.
President of the European Commission, Jean-Claude Juncker (R), meets with UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson for a working lunch at Le Bouquet Garni restaurant.
President of the European Commission, Je […]

Johnson and Juncker hold Brexit lunch amid backstop impasse

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson met European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker on Monday for the first time since taking office, as efforts to prevent a no-deal Brexit on October 31 show little sign of progress.
Britain's finance minister Philip Hammond attends the G7 Finance Ministers and Central Bank Governors' meeting in Chantilly, near Paris, on July 17, 2019. Photo: Pascal Rossignol / AFP
Britain's finance minister Philip Hammon […]

Britain’s bookish Hammond turns unlikely ‘no-deal’ resistance chief

Philip Hammond's decision to resign as Britain's finance minister should Boris Johnson become PM thrusts him into the frontlines of an internal revolt against the likely incoming leader
German Defence Minister and EU commission president candidate Ursula von der Leyen speaks to journalists during the first plenary session of the newly elected European Assembly at the European Parliament in Strasbourg, eastern France, on July 3, 2019. Photo: Frederick Florin / AFP
German Defence Minister and EU commissio […]

New EU chief must piece together diverse top team

After negotiating her own confirmation as president of the European Commission, Ursula von der Leyen must now put together a 27-nation team to help her run the bloc
May is to meet Macron and Merkel on Tuesday to discuss Brexit process. Photo: Stefan Rousseau/PA Wire/dpa/archive
May is to meet Macron and Merkel on Tues […]

Britain’s May to discuss Brexit with Merkel, Macron on Tuesday

British Prime Minister Theresa May is flying to Berlin and Paris to meet up with both, the German Chancellor and the French President for discussing the current Brexit situation and the United Kingdom's future relationship with the European Union.
European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker (L) and EU Brexit chief negotiator Michel Barnier speak during a debate on the UK’s withdrawal from the EU at the European Parliament in Brussels on April 3, 2019. Photo: Emmanuel Dunand / AFP
European Commission President Jean-Claud […]

Brussels increasingly wary of long Brexit delay

EU leaders still want to avoid the chaos of a "no deal" Brexit, but concern is rising that giving Britain a long delay poses risks of its own and would solve little.