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MICHAEL WHITE says the most likely next steps will involve an extension of Article 50.

As the EU warns that “time is almost up” the European Council president Donald Tusk said that no Brexit now looked like the only option.

JANE MERRICK writes about an immovable political object facing irresistible forces.

Disagreement between Theresa May and Jean Claude-Juncker appeared to spill out into the public on the second day of the latest EU summit.

Theresa May says that Labour voting down her Brexit plan would be a “betrayal of the British people”.

STEVE ANGLESEY rounds up his Brexiteers of the Week and the latest Wetherspoon’s pub propaganda.

As the prime minister published her “letter to the nation” to try and sell her Brexit deal, more than a hundred grassroots anti-Brexit campaign groups have written to the president of the European Council urging him to keep ‘no Brexit’ an option.

MICHAEL WHITE: Lack of alternative leaders - on all sides - is narrowing the options

Brexit secretary Dominic Raab has sensationally quit government saying he can’t back the deal he helped create.

Jacob Rees-Mogg has laughed off claims from Donald Tusk that Brexiteers are “100% responsible” for the lack of progress in negotiation talks.

A series of catastrophic missteps by Theresa May, Arlene Foster and others look like condemning Britain to the very worst possible outcome in the Brexit negotiations. JANE MERRICK reports

Donald Tusk has warned that no Brexit deal is imminent on the eve of a crunch summit.

The former minister who is leading the attack on Theresa May’s Chequers plan has hit out at Jean-Claude Juncker for “mocking” the PM.

European Council president Donald Tusk has used his latest speech to respond to comments made at Conservative party conference.

A deluded Nigel Farage has told the European Parliament in Brussels that the European Union now fears Britain.

Labour are losing the battle to control the national conversation while the Tories continue their inevitable march into Brexit chaos, writes Michael White.

Theresa May has used a speech to issue “empty threats” to the European Union following the summit in Salzburg – but it was delayed due to a lack of power in Downing Street.

EU leaders have called the prime minister’s bluff, slammed her post-Brexit plan for trade with the EU and refused to rule out a no-deal scenario.

European Council president Donald Tusk has used Instagram to troll Theresa May on her Chequers plan.

Former Tory MP and Brexit hardliner Stewart Jackson believes the prime minister will be forced towards backing a hard exit from the EU.

In a provocative article, former UKIP official GAWAIN TOWLER describes the significant shift which has taken place in Brussels, as the EU blinks first over immigration.

Two contrasting images are likely to define the exact moment when Britain leaves the European Union at 11pm on March 29, 2019 – one year from now.

The old jibe that the EU is undemocratic just doesn’t bear up to scrutiny, says MALCOLM TURNER. It is high time this myth was debunked.

MICHAEL WHITE on the Kremlin, Rex Tillerson and spreadsheet Phil’s positive spin.

From his position inside UKIP GAWAIN TOWLER witnessed the rise of pan-European nationalism. In his first article since quitting as communications chief he offers an insight into a worrying trend.

MICHAEL WHITE on whether a tapestry is all we get from Le President.

Talk of a second referendum has divided pro-EU support in the UK. DENIS MACSHANE asks how it has gone down in Europe itself.

Ahead of the French president’s UK visit for an Anglo-French summit Emmanuel Macron called for Britain to reconsider Brexit.

Here is a selection of some of the best quotes from an extraordinary year in politics.

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