Exclusive: Brussels laments ‘completely wasted’ summer as Berlin takes Brexit off agenda due to lack of ‘tangible progress’
Jennifer RankinThere are 126 days until the UK leaves the EU economic system for good. The conventional wisdom is that a deal (another oven-ready triumph?) will be agreed at the last minute.
Yes it can happen, but the risks of no-deal are real - thread.
Jennifer RankinGermany scraps Brexit talks at next week’s EU ambassadors meeting as Brussels laments “completely wasted” summer of negotiations with the UK.
La motivation de la population à respecter les mesures de lutte contre le coronavirus est tombée à son plus bas niveau. A peine 35% des personnes interrogées indiquent les suivre volontairement, selon le baromètre de l’université de Gand publié...
Jennifer RankinBelgium: motivation to respect coronavirus rules has fallen sharply. Only 35% fully behind measures now, compared with 81% at start of pandemic.
"Pointless rules (eg wearing a mask during a park walk) evoke resistance and undermine motivation".