It would need unanimous agreement. Looking at each of the 27’s varying comments, there are six distinct camps of opinion.
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It now the main issue blocking a negotiated agreement – thus risking a No Deal and potentially a harder Irish border. In short, it risks triggering the very thing it is supposed to avoid.
” If you turn the EU club into a prison, the desire to get out won’t diminish it will grow…and we won’t be the only prisoner that will want to escape.”
Our exit in will coincide with a new cycle of European elections which will redraw political power in the European Parliament and other EU institutions.
Daniel Hamilton: Ten years on from Putin’s invasion of Georgia, the West must learn the lesson of its failure
The 2008 war was an illustration of the serious threat the Kremlin posed. It went unheeded, and so Russia has repeated the trick.
The “extraordinary international response by our allies” amounts to “the largest collective expulsion of Russian intelligence officers ever”, Johnson says.
Both leading EU states and the US are following the Prime Minister’s lead on Russia.
Well, at least more people than previously now know he is Minister for Children and Families. What should be in his in-tray?
The future leaders of the Left either don’t know their history, or prefer a made-up version of it.
Children lose out, and there’s a knock-on elder care, too.
Daniel Kawczynski: Brexit. Our European allies didn’t back us up in the past, so May can’t put her faith in them now
The overwhelming evidence, after years of trying, is that the political will and courage simply is not there.
When the moral case is made for high levels of immigration, the negative impact of mass emigration on the countries left behind always seems to be forgotten.
Trump’s words on NATO and his record to date suggest that we should tear up the rule book.
Owen Paterson: It’s time for the Government to face up to the grim truth. The NHS simply isn’t fit for purpose.
My think-tank’s new report finds that there are over 46,000 unnecessary deaths each and every year in the UK.
Lord Ashcroft: “If they leave, it’s the beginning of the end.“ The view of Brexit from Stockholm and Riga
“The UK is fighting for its citizens and rights. If every country was doing that it wouldn’t be possible to negotiate anything!”