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Ministers fear British infighting will trigger accidental no-deal Brexit

Michael Brennan

Political Editor

17th February, 2019

Government ministers are becoming increasingly concerned of an accidental no-deal Brexit due to the continued division in the British parliament. It comes as Tánaiste Simon Coveney is due to have another meeting with the EU’s chief Brexit negotiator Michel Barnier in Brussels tomorrow, ahead of Barnier’s meeting with the British Brexit secretary Steve Barkley.

But after British prime minister Theresa May lost another Brexit motion vote last week in...

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