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Brexit 02-03-2017

Britain says EU trade deal would ease post-Brexit Irish border riddle

Britain believes a post-Brexit free trade deal with the European Union would ease problems that its withdrawal from the EU will create on the Irish border, London's Northern Ireland minister said on Wednesday (1 March).
Brexit 02-03-2017

EU leaders told to be ready for 6-7 April Brexit summit

EU leaders have pencilled in a Brexit summit for the first week of April, sources said yesterday (1 March), although the final date will depend on British Prime Minister Theresa May.
Brexit 27-08-2015

UK migration hits record level

Net migration to Britain has hit record levels, official figures showed Thursday (27 August), with the difference between migrants leaving and arriving in Britain rising to around 329,000 in the year to March.

UK to hit immigrants with tough sentencing

The British government is planning to introduce tough prison sentences to combat illegal migrants seeking employment in the UK. EURACTIV Germany reports.