Brexit latest: French president would BENEFIT from no-deal Brexit – shock claim | Politics | News

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Mr Macron has been strongly opposed to any changes to fishing rights in a post-Brexit trade deal with the UK. The French President’s hostility has proved a major hurdle in the negotiations and a EU insider has suggested he is actively pushing for a no deal. Senior political sources in France have said Mr Macron Read More

Brexit news: Barnier’s dire warning as he retreats to Brussels after talks judder to halt | Politics | News

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Mr Barnier returns to Brussels following the suspension of talks on Friday.  Brexit talks were paused by both sides following a clash over fisheries amid claims Emmanuel Macron has stepped in to intervene over the matter.  Mr Macron warned the negotiator not to back down to the UK’s demands over fisheries thus causing talks to Read More

Brexit news: Tory MP Andrew Bridgen tears apart EU MEP in furious row | Politics | News

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The Tory MP accused EU chief negotiator Michel Barnier and his team in Brussels of caring more about their own personal positions within the EU than the post-Brexit future of European workers. Speaking on Channel 4 News on Friday evening, Mr Bridgen said: “The problem is we’ve not been negotiating with the people who we Read More

Jose Mourinho: Why Tottenham didn’t waste time trying to sign Willian

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Willian was linked with both north London clubs over the summer, following the expiration of his Chelsea contract, with Mourinho and the Brazilian tipped for a reunion after many years together at Stamford Bridge. But it was Arsenal was signed Willian, handing in a three-year deal, but will be underwhelmed by his contribution thus far Read More

UK weather live: Met Office warnings issued as Britain braces for rain and snow | Weather | News

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Several weather warnings were issued by the Met Office earlier this week, and a number of warnings have been issued for Saturday. A widespread yellow ice warning has been issued for much of England. Southern parts of England and eastern areas of Scotland have also been placed under a yellow rain warning. Key points: Met Read More

Brexit latest news: Should MPs vote to block Boris’s deal if he sells out fishing? POLL | Politics | News

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Brexit negotiators Lord Frost and his EU counterpart Michel Barnier announced on Friday evening they would put a halt to discussions after a week of intense talks in London. In a joint statement, the pair stated “significant divergences” remained on key issues including fishing, governance and the so-called level playing field on competition. Both sides are Read More

Brexit news: Boris faces ‘brutal’ double-whammy if ‘take back control’ promise broken | Politics | News

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British and EU negotiators were locked in talks on Friday in a desperate attempt to make a significant breakthrough in the long-running and often bitter trade deal negotiations. The EU’s chief Brexit negotiator Michel Barnier did not return to Brussels as planned on Friday morning, instead deciding to remain in London for talks. A key Read More

North Korea news: Red Cross evacuates from hermit state as Kim launches brutal crackdown | World | News

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Kim Jong-un is ‘having difficulty’ reveals North Korea expert Since the outbreak of coronavirus, the hermit state has continued to claim the country has no cases of the deadly virus. The World Health Organisation said the country had identified 8,594 suspected coronavirus cases but no one has tested positive. In a bid to stop the Read More

Brexit news: Peter Bone accuses Emmanuel Macron of pushing EU talks to brink of collapse | Politics | News

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Peter Bone blamed Emmanuel Macron’s last-minute “wholly unreasonable” demands for pushing Brexit talks to the brink of collapse. Talks to reach a post-Brexit trade deal have been paused, because UK and EU negotiators say “significant divergences” remain. European Commission President Ursula Von Der Leyen and PM Boris Johnson will discuss “the state of play” later Read More

EU snub: Iceland opened door to special fishing partnership for Brexit Britain | UK | News

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Brexit: Charles Michel says EU open ‘for all options’ in talks Brexit talks remain deadlocked in the areas of “level playing field” conditions for business and how any trade deal might be implemented. Fishing, championed by French President Emmanuel Macron, is also one of the major bones of contention. The UK insists any fishing agreement Read More

Iran news: Tehran bracing for US attack after assassination with ‘Trump’s final goodbye’ | World | News

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Iran: MPs chant in Parliament after passing nuclear bill And Tehran is counting down the days until January 20 and the inauguration of President-Elect Joe Biden, at which point the regime of Iranian President Hassan Rouhani will hope to reset relations with Washington, they added. The circumstances behind Mr Fakhrizadeh’s death on Friday are still Read More

Donald Trump news: President withdraws US troops from Somalia | World | News

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However the move has been condemned by a number of analysts with one Democrat politician describing the policy as a “surrender to Al-Qaeda”.   Most American soldiers in the region are training Somali forces to help them fight Islamist extremist group al-Shabaab. Last month a CIA official was killed during a botched rain on a Read More