Brexit talks go down to wire ahead of European summit

Inside Politics: EU’s chief negotiator says he must inform member states by lunchtime today if a deal can be agreed

Elements of the proposed Brexit deal are set to be a customs border in the Irish Sea  and a huge financial package for Northern Ireland. File photograph: DANIEL LEAL-OLIVAS/AFP/Getty Images

Elements of the proposed Brexit deal are set to be a customs border in the Irish Sea and a huge financial package for Northern Ireland. File photograph: DANIEL LEAL-OLIVAS/AFP/Getty Images

Good morning.

Brexit talks continued without resolution overnight in Brussels and will resume this morning as a new withdrawal agreement - something that was seen as highly unlikely to ever be reached - hoves into view.

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