Angela Merkel says EU must grant Article 50 extension, say reports | Latest Brexit news and top stories | The New European

The German chancellor has told a meeting of EU leaders that a Brexit extension would be unavoidable if the UK asks for it, according to reports. Source: Angela Merkel says EU must grant Article 50 extension, say reports | Latest Brexit news and top stories | The New European

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Why the European Council Must not Reject an Article 50 Extension Request | Verfassungsblog

As a matter of EU law, the European Council is not entitled to refuse the United Kingdom’s request for an extension, in the present circumstances. The decision to ask for an extension emanates from the United Kingdom’s highest authority, its sovereign Parliament. It is a democratic decision which the EU must respect, for else it […]

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For Scottish Independence and Irish Unity! by Paul Anderson

Another aspect of  Irish and Scottish history has been the “auld alliance”  with France, in which successive  rebellions against  the British empire added misery to misery through failure and partial victories but not without much impressive heroism that has come to be a huge cultural force in the rise of the national consciousness in both Ireland and Scotland.

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EU freezes Brexit talks until Britain produces Irish border solution | The Independent

The EU has thrown down an ultimatum to Theresa May in Brexit talks, warning that it will not open discussions about trade or other issues until the Irish border question is solved. Speaking in Dublin alongside the Irish Prime Minister Leo Varadkar, European Council President Donald Tusk said talks would be a case of “Ireland […]

Read More EU freezes Brexit talks until Britain produces Irish border solution | The Independent