There should be no border posts between Ireland and the British province of Northern Ireland after Brexit, Britain said in an early attempt to resolve one of the most complex aspects of its European Union exit.
Category: ÜNAL ÇEVİKÖZ
The decision of the British people on June 23, 2016 to leave the European Union is still a matter of discussion within the United Kingdom.
After weeks of feuding, two key figures in Britain’s cabinet came together to say any post-Brexit transition would not be a “back door” to continued European Union membership.
The EU on Aug. 11 called an emergency meeting to stop “blaming and shaming” over the insecticide-tainted eggs scandal as it emerged for the first time that the crisis had spread to Asia.
Britain is prepared to pay up to 40 billion euros ($47 billion) as part of a deal to leave the European Union, the Sunday Telegraph newspaper reported, citing three unnamed sources familiar with Britain’s negotiating strategy.
Britain’s Brexit minister vowed to “get down to work” as he kicked off a first full round of negotiations on July 17, but a year after Britons voted narrowly to quit the EU their government still seemed at odds over what it wants.
Finance minister Philip Hammond said on July 16 that Britain will take responsibility for the money it owes the EU after leaving the bloc, as he acknowledged the cabinet was split over Brexit.
Greece is expected to return to the bond markets in 2018, but having secured its third bailout program Athens may test the waters by issuing a new bond as early as July 17.
The European Union’s chief Brexit negotiator Michel Barnier warned British ministers and businesses who are calling for “frictionless trade” with the EU after Britain leaves that that is “not possible.”
Northern Ireland’s Sinn Fein accused British Prime Minister Theresa May on July 5 of setting the peace process back decades after a further delay in talks to form a new government for the province.
The lawyer for the widow of an American soldier killed in Afghanistan said on July 4 that they have filed an application so that any money paid by the Canadian government to a former Guantanamo Bay prisoner convicted of killing him will go toward the widow and another U.S. soldier injured
Crystal clear ice caves, glacial lakes, spewing volcanoes and crashing waterfalls framed by dark lava columns: Iceland's breathtaking landscapes have become a magnet for Hollywood moviemakers looking to conjure up otherworldly scenery.
Thousands of people marched through London on July 1 to protest over austerity and demand Prime Minister Theresa May’s government resign after its disastrous showing in last month’s election.
The European Union hit Google with a record 2.4-billion-euro anti-trust fine on June 27 for favoring its own shopping service, in a fresh assault on a U.S. tech giant that risks the wrath of President Donald Trump
An Irish naval ship rescued 712 people including pregnant women and infants off the coast of the Libyan capital of Tripoli as part of an international migrant rescue effort, Ireland’s Defence Forces said on May 26
British finance minister Philip Hammond said he was confident Prime Minister Theresa May will strike a deal with Northern Ireland’s Democratic Unionist Party to gain support for her minority government
British Prime Minister Theresa May promised on June 21 to listen more to businesses’ concerns about Brexit as Queen Elizabeth formally opened parliament by announcing the government’s program for the next two years.
Theresa May’s fragile minority government in Britain has begun negotiations to leave the European Union.
Britain and the European Union began their first formal Brexit negotiations on June 19, under pressure to seal a deal amid disarray in London over whether to go for a hard or soft divorce.
Britain begins historic talks on June 19 on leaving the European Union while still mourning the victims of a devastating fire and reeling from an election that has badly weakened the government.
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