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Angela Merkel has said the UK has “illusions” about the realities of Brexit and insisted talks on the UK’s divorce bill from the EU must be dealt with before trade negotiations can begin.

When you think about it, Theresa May’s decision to call a snap election should come as no surprise.

With the clock ticking not only on Article 50, but also a UK general election, is Ireland the part of Europe with most to fear from Brexit’s fallout?

The Prime Minister believes she holds all the cards as the country embarks on a General Election. But Labour could still spring a surprise at the ballot box

MPs would be given the chance to halt a Brexit deal secured by a Labour government, Shadow Brexit Secretary Keir Starmer has said.

I can remember a time when young people were fired by a righteous anger. Now that they are so cosseted by mainstream culture, the flame has gone out

One of France’s most powerful political figures wasn’t on the ballot paper – he was more than 1,500 miles away, at home in the Kremlin

Labour could still shock Theresa May at the ballot box. But Corbyn needs to up his game on Brexit

... they never do, says The New European’s election editor

Jeremy Corbyn has ruled out backing a second referendum on the final Brexit deal after suggestions Labour could include the policy in their general election manifesto.

There have been various proposals for “neutral” international languages to help countries to get along, but politics always get in the way

For many Brexit, and the political and economic uncertainty around it, is causing anxiety. We examine the possible impact on the workforce and industry

Theresa May wants to railroad Britain into a Hard Brexit by increasing her majority in the House of Commons to stifle any opposition or Tory rebellion.

Former prime minister Tony Blair has warned of the huge “damage” to the country that will follow if Theresa May is able to pursue “Brexit at any cost”.

Here is Prime Minister Theresa May’s statement announcing that a General Election is to be held on June 8

After a damaging Brexit, would the EU have us back? We take the temperature in the continent’s capitals, to gauge how different countries might respond to a British U-turn on Brexit

The Brexit brigade is still going on about bendy bananas and the return of imperial measures. But it is a strategy born of ignorance or – worse – panic

Filming has started on a movie which aims to persuade Leave voters to change their minds on Brexit.

Brexit has raised some existential questions about national identity, with many Britons feeling their faith in Britishness eroding

The European debate is in the grip of a stultifying herd mentality; but there are some maverick voices out there

A fixation with the demand that NATO members spend 2% of their GDP on defence obscures a wider issue for the Alliance

We sort the chaff from the chaff to bring you eight of the worst Leavers of the week

A group of MPs have called on the Government to ensure Brexit does not impact science

Nowhere does Easter quite like Seville. But could the city’s incredible spectacle begin to fade?

Google and Facebook pushed back the frontiers of cyberspace as champions of freedom and transparency. Now, they are the villains

French dislike of the EU is more widespread that you might think. But it has taken on a different form to that seen in the UK

The French far right, through the generations, has mutated and adapted to the mood of the age. And already, the next generation is moving it in new directions

Having won a great victory, Brexiteers seem thoroughly bored by the prize. But the ennui around Brexit plays into the hands of the zealots

UK’s attractiveness to overseas investors is being challenged by Brexit

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