• EU must not ‘fall into trap' of ending trade talks with Britain but no deal is better than bad deal - top French negotiator

    13 days ago - By RT

    France's top negotiator said that, despite the tense situation, the EU should not be provoked into ending trade talks with the UK early. He also urged Britain to drop the “madman's strategy” in negotiations.
    Asked in parliament if the EU should stop the talks with London, France's Secretary of State for European Affairs Clement Beaune replied: “At this stage, we're right to continue to discuss with the British.”
    Beaune told lawmakers that “some on the other side of the Channel could be trying to push us into making mistakes.”
    Then they will say: ‘it's the Europeans who don't want a deal...
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  • EU shouldn't ‘fall into trap' by ending Brexit talks now, France says

    EU shouldn't ‘fall into trap' by ending Brexit talks now, France says

    13 days ago - By National Post

    PARIS - The EU is right to continue talking to Britain for now, and should not overreact to British tactics that could be aimed at pushing Brussels to break off negotiations over a Brexit trade deal, France's European affairs minister said on Thursday.
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