Macron insists there is no margin for negotiation over French fishing rights.
EU leaders have dropped a pledge to "intensify" Brexit negotiations after this week's summit, in signs that Brussels is prepared to call Boris Johnson's bluff on his threat to walk away from trade talks.
Bloc declares solidarity with protests against Lukashenko’s grip on power as it vows to press ahead with sanctions.
Comments will be a blow to No 10, which had hoped Merkel would help break deadlock
Sheer wilfulness — not will of the people 07/07/2020
'Obviously if we can’t then we will have the very good option also of an Australian-style arrangement,' says PM.
EU must prepare for no-deal, Merkel warns 01/07/2020
Little progress in talks so far as negotiators meet face to face in Brussels.
Angela Merkel has warned Britons will have to “live with the consequences” of Boris Johnson rejecting Theresa May’s plan to continue close economic ties with Brussels after Brexit.
German leader signals trade compromise less likely as she hardens tone on no-deal Brexit.
Angela Merkel says Britain must ‘live with the consequences’ of Boris Johnson’s decision to ditch close alignment with EU 27/06/2020
Poll finds just 25 per cent of voters think PM will get a deal which is good for Britain.
Brexit: No light ahead of the tunnel 13/06/2020
On 7 October last year, there was a defining phone call between Boris Johnson and Angel Merkel.
German chancellor makes veiled comment that leaving the EU could lead to the UK losing international influence.
Merkel ally Peter Altmaier says ‘it goes without saying’ Brexit extension would be granted.
German chancellor tells EU leaders UK should be offered extension if it is requested.
Her warning marks a significant shift in tone on the EU and UK's relationship once Brexit is delivered since Boris Johnson became PM.
Arron Banks has apologised after Leave.EU tweeted a xenophobic meme of Angela Merkel that invoked Britain’s world war victories to target the German chancellor.
Sources from both sides confirm that no further negotiations are scheduled.
The picture of Ms Merkel carried the caption, 'We didn't win two world wars to be pushed around by a Kraut'.
Donald Tusk responds to claims by No 10 source that EU is willing to ‘torpedo the Good Friday agreement’.
German chancellor warns of economic threat if UK fails to match EU standards.
French president tells Boris Johnson he must present concrete proposals for UK exit.
Boris Johnson greets Angela Merkel as protesters shout from the other side of the fence.
German chancellor puts responsibility for crashing out of EU firmly at UK PM’s door.
British Foreign Minister Jeremy Hunt claims German Chancellor Angela Merkel hinted to him that the EU would be willing to renegotiate the Brexit separation deal.