The contours of a possible Brexit deal are now clear so divorce talks between Britain and the European Union are at a crucial juncture, British Foreign Secretary Dominic Raab said on Monday.
French investigators have been seeking to establish whether Google, whose European headquarters are based in Dublin, failed to pay its dues.
German Chancellor Angela Merkel said on Wednesday there was still every chance for Britain’s divorce from the European Union (EU) to take place with a deal although Berlin is prepared for a disorderly Brexit in case that does not happen.
For the second time in a week, lawmakers then rejected Boris Johnson’s request to try to break the deadlock through an early national election.
British Prime Minister Boris Johnson said on Tuesday he would meet Irish Prime Minister Leo Varadkar in Dublin on Monday as part of efforts to reach a deal to leave the European Union.