EU rejects UK's request for talks as Johnson insists on no delay in Brexit

Topics Boris Johnson | Brexit

The European Union has rejected a British request to hold Brexit talks this weekend, British media reported, as Prime Minister Boris Johnson reiterated his commitment to leaving the bloc on October 31 despite the possibility of a not reaching an exit deal.

  The European Commission said that Johnson's new Brexit proposals do not provide any basis for finalising a separation agreement, according to Sky News.   Talks on Johnson's plan to replace the Irish backstop will not take place over the weekend, EU Commission.....

This article is no longer available in our repository.

There could be multiple reasons for this.