The European Union’s chief negotiator on Britain’s exit from the bloc has warned the talks could collapse. Michel Barnier said “everyone needs to plan” for the possible breakdown in Brexit talks.

In an interview with the French newspaper Le Journal du Dimanche, Barnier said: “It's not my option, but it's a possibility. Everyone needs to plan for it, member states and businesses alike. We too are preparing for it technically. A failure of the negotiations would have consequences on multiple do...

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