Macron tells PM revised Brexit deal 'not an option'
The leaders will meet hours after the French president insisted the Brexit deal could not be reopened.
“Under no circumstances will the UK government be imposing checks or controls of any kind on the border” UK PM tells President Macron that he believes there are “ways to protect the single market and allow the UK to exit from the EU, whole and entire”
“My position consists in protecting and strengthening the EU” President Macron says the EU has “negotiated at length” the withdrawal agreement and says the backstop is a “genuine indispensable guarantee to preserve the integrity of the single market”
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"It'll be clear" at the end of September that Parliament can't block a no-deal Brexit claims ex-Brexit secretary
. "And then the game gets very serious" #r4today
Fascinating to read the different perspectives from UK Media to the meetings in Berlin and Paris this week, were they all at the same meeting? - from the
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