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The European Union agreed to grant the UK a three-month Brexit delay to January 31, removing the risk of a damaging no-deal split.
The Chancellor of the Exchequer reiterated his call to consider proposals for a second referendum on Brexit, while acknowledging that both the UK and the European Union are exasperated by the deadlock.
European Union chief Donald Tusk has warned of a bruising Brexit battle ahead as Britain and the remaining 27 EU countries move on to discussions over their future trade relations.
The European Union will not accept Britain's Brexit offer if Ireland is not satisfied with proposals for future border arrangements, EU President Donald Tusk said in Dublin.
German Chancellor Angela Merkel has insisted that the EU's future took priority over Brexit talks as Prime Minister Theresa May met European leaders.
Spain must have a say over whether any post-Brexit deal applies to Gibraltar, says the EU, a move welcomed by Madrid.
EU leaders have renewed their vows at a special summit in Rome, celebrating the bloc's 60th anniversary with a commitment to a common future without Britain.
British Prime Minister David Cameron has urged EU leaders to develop a 'flexible union of free member states', setting out four key areas where he wants to negotiate reforms.
Poland's last communist leader, Wojciech Jaruzelski, will be buried without the usual pomp and ceremony accorded a former head of state, the government says.
EU Council President Donald Tusk said that the basic foundations of an agreement on Brexit were ready and that it could materialise within hours.
Prime Minister Theresa May has written to European Council President Donald Tusk to request a delay to the UK's departure from the bloc until June 30.
EU President Donald Tusk says a deal to unblock stalled divorce talks between the European Union and Britain is closer than ever.
EU President Donald Tusk says a Brexit deal in December is possible but a "huge challenge" and has given Britain's Prime Minister Theresa May 10 days to act.
European Union leaders have unanimously adopted their Brexit strategy at a special summit in Brussels in a show of unity ahead of tough talks with Britain.
EU president Donald Tusk says the bloc is already missing Britain but will act as one to defend its interests after the two-year exit process was triggered.
The European Union will not bow to "threats" from Britain that it is prepared to walk away from Brexit talks without a deal, the bloc's president, Donald Tusk, says.
European leaders have named Polish Premier Donald Tusk the next EU president and Italian Foreign Minister Federica Mogherini to head its diplomatic service as the bloc faces a series of challenges.
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