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Ally of UK's Johnson criticizes Hammond's Brexit plan: newspaper - Business Insider

LONDON (Reuters) - An ally of British foreign minister Boris Johnson has criticized the Brexit transition plans of finance minister Philip Hammond, a newspaper said, in the latest sign of tensions within the government over how Britain should leave the ...and more »

Brexit may not be dead yet but it is certainly unwell - Irish Times

Is Brexit dying? It is tempting to say the UK government is in headlong retreat from its original Brexit plan. But that would assume there was a well-articulated vision in the first place. We now only hear faint echoes of the “no deal is better than a ...and more »

EU citizens will now lose free access to the UK in 2019 - Quartz

Citizens of the European Union (EU) have the right to live, work, and study across the bloc. But that right—known as freedom of movement—will come to an end in the UK in two years time. The British government confirmed today (July 31) that freedom of ...and more »

Tensions flare in cabinet over post-Brexit free movement - The Guardian

Amber Rudd is among those likely to push the prime minister to accept that while free movement will officially end– there should be no immediate move to reduce immigration. Photograph: Andrew Milligan/PA. Senior Conservative MPs are urging members of ...and more »

Unregulated free movement would 'not keep faith' with Brexit - Irish Times

Unregulated free movement of labour after Brexit would “not keep faith” with the EU referendum result, Britain's international trade secretary Liam Fox has said. Dr Fox insisted the British cabinet has not agreed a deal on immigration after withdrawal ...and more »

No 10 contradicts Hammond over 'off the shelf' Brexit transition deal - The Guardian

Philip Hammond is thought to feel there is not enough time for the UK to negotiate a bespoke transitional deal. Photograph: Daniel Leal-Olivas/AFP/Getty Images. Downing Street has said that the UK will not seek an “off-the-shelf” model for a post ...and more »

Liam Fox denies cabinet has agreed immigration stance in Brexit transition - The Times

The international trade secretary, Liam Fox, has caused a fresh cabinet rift over immigration by insisting that the continuation of free movement after 2019 would “not keep faith” with the referendum result. In an interview with The Sunday Times, Fox ...and more »

The Good News on Brexit They're Not Telling You - New York Times

LONDON — On July 24, trade talks began between Britain and America. All right, they weren't formally called trade talks: As long as Britain is still in the European Union, it is supposed to contract out all its commercial decisions to Brussels ...and more »

Brexit: PM's office says freedom of movement to end in March 2019 - Deutsche Welle

Downing Street has said that free movement of people to Britain from the EU will end in March 2019 after Brexit. The remarks come after ministers gave conflicting views on how Britain's divorce from the EU should look. Belgien Brüssel EU-Gipfel ...and more »

May's spokesman says free movement with EU will end in March 2019 - RTE.ie

Free movement of people between Britain and the European Union will end in March 2019 when Britain leaves the bloc, Prime Minister Theresa May's spokesman said. Last week Chancellor of the Exchequer Philip Hammond said there should be no immediate ...and more »