Davis and Barnier hold press conference after first day of Brexit talks - Politics live

Rolling coverage of the day’s political developments as they happen, including Theresa May’s press conference with the Irish PM and David Davis and Michel Barnier starting the Brexit negotiations in BrusselsLunchtime summary 5.48pm BST David Davis is speaking now.He says the talks were “very constructive”. He says a deal is “emminently achievable”. 5.44pm BST Barnier says it will be up to the European council, led by Donald Tusk, to decide later if sufficient progress has been made on these issues to allow talks to move on to trade.He says, in leaving the EU, it will no longer have the same rights and opportunities as EU members. Continue reading... ...
2 Published By - Network Front | The Guardian - 2017.06.19. 18:48
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