‘Not open for negotiation’: EU stands by Brexit deal, offers no extra reassurances to May

British Prime Minister Theresa May has failed to secure any tangible “reassurances” from Brussels that she can take back to her Parliament, with EU leaders refusing to renegotiate the divorce agreement with the UK. Before Brussels delivered its verdict, May told EU leaders that the Brexit deal is “at risk” if British lawmakers’ concerns are […]

Brexit in VIDEO: Special RT series brings a fresh look at countdown to EU exit

As the clock ticks down towards the UK exiting the European Union, RT’s new Brexit video series will cut through all the jargon and the horse-trading to bring you the news of developments that really matter. More than 600 days since Prime Minister Theresa May signed Article 50 and triggered the withdrawal process, the fate […]

'For goodness SAKE!' Farage orders Remainer Grieve to 'GROW UP' in heated Brexit spat

Dominic Grieve was warning about the consequences of a no deal Brexit when both Nigel Farage and Good Morning Britain host Piers Morgan clashed with him. Former Ukip leader Farage claimed the objectives of the referendum were clear to leave both the single market and customs union. Conservative MP and former Attorney General Mr Grieve […]

Brits Fear Brexit More Than Syrians Fear Another Year of War

In 2016, five years into the Syrian war — when more than a quarter of a million people had already died and more than 11 million were displaced — Harriet Lamb, CEO of peace and conflict charity International Alert, visited a school for Syrian refugees in Lebanon. In spite of the bloodshed and upheaval, she […]

European Court of Justice rules Britain free to revoke Brexit unilaterally

The UK is free to unilaterally revoke a notification to depart from the EU, the European Court has ruled. The judicial body said this could be done without changing the terms of London’s membership in the bloc. The European Court of Justice (ECJ) opined in a document issued on Monday that Britain can reverse Article […]

Forget Brexit: Central Asia Moves Toward Its Own 'Schengen' Zone

When television producer Abduaziz Madyarov traveled between Kazakhstan and Uzbekistan with a British TV crew in November, he and his colleagues had to spend hours waiting in queues at border posts. That tortuous experience epitomized the tense relationship the former Soviet republics of Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Tajikistan, Turkmenistan and Uzbekistan have had with one another since […]

UK can revoke Brexit Article 50 unilaterally – top EU Court's Advocate General

Published time: 4 Dec, 2018 08:22 Edited time: 4 Dec, 2018 08:35 The UK has the power to unilaterally stop the Brexit process, the EU’s top legal advisers have said, contradicting statements from London that stated Article 50 could only be stopped with agreement of all 27 EU member states. The advocate general, in a […]