July 23, 2020

UK, EU rule out quick post-Brexit trade deal

London (AFP) – Britain and the European Union on Thursday broke up their latest round of post-Brexit trade negotiations by ruling out a quick deal but voicing hope for agreement in the coming months.Prime Minister Boris Johnson had hoped an outline agreement could be reached before the end of this month, calling for “a bit of oomph” to be added to the stuttering talks.But both his chief negotiator and his EU counterpart said that was unlikely, given continued wrangling over major areas such as fishing rights and fair competition rules.”It is unfortunately clear that we will not reach in July t…

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