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1. Europeans should take a firm line in negotiations over Britain's exit from the European Union but not seek to punish or humiliate London, the French government's spokesman said. A European Commission document envisaging powers to restrict British access to the single market during the transition period after Brexit if it violates agreed rules caused furor among British conservatives last week.
LONDON (Reuters) - The British government will not agree to any changes to its Brexit legislation that would tie Prime Minister Theresa May's hands in exit negotiations with the European Union, May's spokesman said on Monday.
LONDON – The president of the European Commission killed off any hope Britain has of sealing separate bilateral deals with other European countries while it negotiates the terms of its exit from the European Union. Jean-Claude Junck...
LONDON (Reuters) - Britain cannot begin negotiations with the European Union until it has triggered the formal exit procedure but it can have discussions with the leaders, a spokesman for Prime Minister Theresa May said on Tuesday.
LONDON (Reuters) - A British think-tank plans to take legal action over whether the government can take Britain out of the European Economic Area (EEA) and leave the single market as part of its exit from the European Union, the BBC...