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Merkel says no 'cherry picking' for Britain in Brexit talks

Mon Jan 09 07:12:30 EST 2017 | Reuters
BERLIN Jan 9 The European Union must consider limiting Britain's access to its single market if London fails to accept the bloc's four freedoms in Brexit negotiations, German Chancellor Angela Merkel said on Monday. Adding pressure on British Prime Minister Theresa May who at the weekend hinted at a "hard Brexit" - in which border controls are prioritized over market access - Merkel said there could not be negotiations based on "cherry picking." Merkel said it was important that "we also make cl..

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BERLIN Jan 9 The European Union must consider limiting Britain's access to its single market if London fails to accept the bloc's four freedoms in Brexit negotiations, German Chanc..
(Adds quotes, background) By Joseph Nasr BERLIN Jan 9 The European Union must consider limiting Britain's access to its market if London fails to accept the bloc's 'four freedoms' ..
Britain's Prime Minister Theresa May, under intensifying pressure to clarify her country's Brexit negotiating stance, apparently plans to clear the air later this month with a majo..
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Last night, Donald Trump took to Twitter to say he “[looks] very much forward to to meeting Prime Minister Theresa May in Washington in the Spring.” It appears, however, ..
BERLIN –  German Chancellor Angela Merkel is warning Britain anew that its access to the European Union's single market would be limited if it restricts the immigration of EU ..
Theresa May has criticised those who believe a so-called "hard Brexit" is inevitable after the UK leaves the EU. The prime minister said she wanted the UK to "operate within" the s..
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Leave EU supporters wave Union flags and cheer as the results come in at the Leave.EU referendum party at Millbank Tower in central London early in the morning of June 24, 2016. Fi..
LONDON—U.K. Prime Minister Theresa May on Sunday defended herself against accusations that the government’s thinking on Brexit was confused, days after the country’s ambassador to ..
(LONDON) — Prime Minister Theresa May said Sunday she will announce details of Britain’s European Union exit plans in the next few weeks, and denied a former diplomat’s claim that ..
Theresa May has revealed little about her strategy for pulling Britain out of the European Union. But comments made Sunday by the prime minister suggest that exit negotiations will..
A survey of more than 1,000 UK-based university staff suggests that the country’s vote to leave the European Union could drive an academic exodus. Forty-two per cent of l..
Theresa May has said she will set out her Brexit plan in coming weeks and refuted claims that the government’s thinking is ‘muddled’. Speaking to Sky News’ Sophy Ridge, the pr..
Prime Minister Theresa May used her first interview of the New Year with Sky News to fend off criticisms of her government for having no plan over how to leave the European Union (..
FILE - In this Feb. 17, 2016 file photo, actor Joseph Fiennes attends AOL's BUILD Speaker Series to discuss the film, "Risen" in New York. Fiennes has been cast in Hulu's adaptatio..
FILE - In this Feb. 17, 2016 file photo, actor Joseph Fiennes attends AOL's BUILD Speaker Series to discuss the film, "Risen" in New York. Fiennes has been cast in Hulu's adaptatio..
FILE - In this Feb. 17, 2016 file photo, actor Joseph Fiennes attends AOL's BUILD Speaker Series to discuss the film, "Risen" in New York. Fiennes has been cast in Hulu's adaptatio..
FILE - In this Feb. 17, 2016 file photo, actor Joseph Fiennes attends AOL's BUILD Speaker Series to discuss the film, "Risen" in New York. Fiennes has been cast in Hulu's adaptatio..
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LONDON Banks with large London operations say they will step up lobbying European officials because they are running out of arguments to convince the British government the industr..
German chancellor Angela Merkel, front 2nd right, sings with carolers during a reception for carol singers from all over Germany at the chancellery in Berlin, Germany, Monday, Jan...
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May’s joint chiefs of staff, Fiona Hill and Nick Timothy, travelled to New York and Washington in mid-December on a secret mission to rebuild bridges with Trump’s advisors, Downing..
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While Trump has yet engage the social network on Sunday, in his last tweet on Saturday evening, President-elect Donald Trump said he would will meet with U.K. Prime Minister Theres..
FILE – In this Feb. 17, 2016 file photo, actor Joseph Fiennes attends AOL’s BUILD Speaker Series to discuss the film, “Risen” in New York. Fiennes has been cast in Hulu’s adaptatio..
When Joseph Fiennes was picked last year to play Michael Jackson in a British comedy, the news wasn’t well received. Here was another instance of a white actor playing a perso..
Many have seen her remarks as implying that we are set to leave the single market, as she has not committed to maintaining access to it. The PM suggested that people who believed B..
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