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Chief EU Brexit negotiator Michel Barnier in Strasbourg on Wednesday. “The negotiation on article 50 is over. We have a treaty. It is here,” he said. Photograph: Patrick Seeger/EPA

The defeat of the withdrawal agreement in the House of Commons has qualitatively changed the rationale for any potential demand by the UK for an exten(...)

A Remain supporter sports European-flag socks: Ireland has saved Britain from the disaster of a hard Brexit and perhaps even from Brexit itself. Photograph: Jonathan Brady/PA

As we brace ourselves for that mockery of language, a “meaningful vote” on Brexit, my mind drifts back to 5.30am on Friday, December 8th, 2017. I was (...)

British prime minister Theresa May: Joint instrument had the same legal status as the withdrawal agreement itself. Photograph: Frederick Florin/AFP/Getty Images

At the end of a day that began with reports of deadlocked negotiations, Theresa May has staggered across the line with a deal that gives her at least (...)

British prime minister Theresa May and European Commission president Jean-Claude Juncker during a news conference in Strasbourg on Monday. Photograph: Vincent Kessler/Reuters

Theresa May on Monday night accepted from the EU a package of assurances, including enhanced legal commitments on the backstop, that she said would al(...)

Although French president Emmanuel Macron in his open letter described Brexit as the symbol of Europe’s crisis, he was conciliatory towards the UK, asking that it be included on a European Security Council. Photograph:  Caroline Blumberg/AFP/Getty Images

President Emmanuel Macron’s open letter to the citizens of Europe, which was published by this newspaper and dailies in 27 other EU countries on Tuesd(...)

Bulgarian prime minister Boiko Borissov  and  Russian prime minister Dmitry Medvedev, during an official welcome ceremony in Sofia, Bulgaria, on Monday. Photograph:Vassil Donev/EPA

Russia has told Bulgaria that it needs guarantees from the European Union before it can commit to routing a major planned gas pipeline through its ter(...)

Theresa May makes a statement to the House of Commons in London on Brexit on Tuesday. Photograph: Getty Images

British prime minister Theresa May has promised to give MPs a vote on extending Brexit negotiations or withdrawing from the EU without a deal if her p(...)

Tánaiste Simon Coveney said that, ‘deal or no deal’, the UK government had made a commitment and there was an obligation on the EU to ‘find a way of avoiding physical infrastructure on this island’. File photograph: Collins

Tánaiste Simon Coveney said that it was “incredible” that the UK parliament had allowed Brexit to “come to this” and warned against talk of “a game of(...)

A photograph of murdered Gdansk mayor Pawel Adamowicz against candles left by mourners on January 17th. Photograph:  Sean Gallup/Getty Images

Like a caged animal, Piotr Adamowicz paces the floor. We’re in a windowless room in Gdansk city hall where, for 20 years until last month, his younger(...)

Anti-Brexit protesters in London last month. Photograph: AP Photo/Matt Dunham

A proper accounting for Brexit will, eventually, be written. For that narrative to be compelling it will have to be compiled by psychiatrists, behavio(...)

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