How ex-MEP exposed key advantage UK has over ‘bankrupt EU’

Brexit trade talks have been stalled as a result of the coronavirus pandemic, but former MEP Ben Habib claimed that the economic turmoil that has ensued may give the UK control in talks. This is because, while the UK grapples with its own economic dilemmas, many countries in the EU are facing recession as lockdowns … Read more How ex-MEP exposed key advantage UK has over ‘bankrupt EU’

How UK fishermen laid bare ’35 years of decline caused by EU’

Boris Johnson discusses fisheries with EU's Ursula Von Der Leyen

The EU was accused of sparking “35 years of decline” by British fishermen, who claimed overfishing by the bloc’s boats had crippled Cornwall’s businesses. The EU’s Common Fisheries Policy was a big motivator behind British fishermen’s backing of Leave in the 2016 referendum. Edwin Hosking, landings co-ordinator for a Cornish seafood company called FalFish, hit out … Read more How UK fishermen laid bare ’35 years of decline caused by EU’

Boris Johnson to tear up £39billion divorce bill if EU fail to agree trade deal

prime minister Boris Johnson

Top Tory MPs are pushing for the Government to reconsider paying the £39 billion divorce bill to the EU if Brussels fails to agree to a fair trade deal by the end of the year. With Britain’s chief negotiator David Frost confirming that the UK government will not cave in to EU and Remainer demands … Read more Boris Johnson to tear up £39billion divorce bill if EU fail to agree trade deal

Nicola Sturgeon’s ‘grubby operation’ in Brexit fisheries row revealed

Nicola Sturgeon's 'grubby operation' in Brexit fisheries row revealed

Nicola Sturgeon has come under fire for her handling of the Brexit issue in Scotland – and one Conservative Party figure hit out at the SNP’s “grubby spin operation” during a row over Scottish fisheries. The row over Scotland’s fisheries post-Brexit erupted in May 2017 – as Nicola Sturgeon accused the Conservative government of attempting to … Read more Nicola Sturgeon’s ‘grubby operation’ in Brexit fisheries row revealed

Boris Johnson is ‘determined’ Brexit transition period WON’T be extended

Boris Johnson and Urssula Von der Leyen

Boris Johnson has been urged to extend the Brexit transition period in light of coronavirus – but one of his throwback columns suggests the Prime Minister will never do so. Britain and the EU will restart talks this afternoon over their future relationship, with time running out to get an agreement after a six-week interruption … Read more Boris Johnson is ‘determined’ Brexit transition period WON’T be extended

‘You should be ashamed!’ Furious MEP savages Brussels top bosses

Ursulla Von der Leyen and Charles Michel

Anti-EU outrage erupts as furious MEP rips into top EU bosses in Brussels, Ursula Von der Leyen and Charles Michel, calling for them to be “ashamed” of their role in the coronavirus catastrophe plaguing Europe. Bulgaria’s MEP Angel Dzhambazki said the top EU bosses should be “ashamed” of themselves in a scathing rebuke of Brussels … Read more ‘You should be ashamed!’ Furious MEP savages Brussels top bosses

Juncker attacks Angela Merkel for causing ‘permanent damage’ to the bloc

Jean-Claude Juncker attacking German Chancelor Angela Merkel

Former President of the European Commission Jean-Claude Juncker has opened up huge divisions within the European Union and condemned the approach taken by German Chancellor Angela Merkel to tackle the coronavirus crisis, warning it “will cause permanent damage”. In a revealing interview, the former President of the EU Commission criticised the EU27 for not taking … Read more Juncker attacks Angela Merkel for causing ‘permanent damage’ to the bloc

Dominic Cummings panics EU leaders as he rules out extension

Dominic Cummings and Michel Barnier

Chief Adviser to Prime Minister Boris Johnson Dominic Cummings played a key role in ruling out a Brexit extension this week and is preparing the UK for a no-deal Brexit, a government source has claimed. The top adviser to the Prime Minister returned to his post this week – having recently placed himself into self-isolation … Read more Dominic Cummings panics EU leaders as he rules out extension

This president does not need adversaries to dispute his statements. He does that all by himself.

Trump during COVID 19 Briefing

President Trump left little room for doubt. “We’re going to put a hold on money spent to the W.H.O.,” he said, referring to the World Health Organization. “We’re going to put a very powerful hold on it.” But when he was asked a bit later whether it was the right time to delay money for … Read more This president does not need adversaries to dispute his statements. He does that all by himself.

Trump Takes On New Enemy Over Missteps and Failures of His Administration

President Of The United States Donald Trump

President Trump sought to blame W.H.O for the very missteps and failures that have been leveled at him and his administration. Trump lashed out on Tuesday at the World Health Organization, choosing a new political enemy to attack and threatening to withhold funding from a premier health institution even as a deadly virus ravages nations … Read more Trump Takes On New Enemy Over Missteps and Failures of His Administration