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Brexit: EU nations getting impatient
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Brexit: EU nations getting impatient

    European Union governments are getting impatient over the lack of progress in the Brexit negotiations, Angela Merkel said on Monday. The German Chancellor said that Ursula von der Leyen, the president of the European Commission was getting increasingly involved in the trade talks in a sign they were entering the endgame. She said the negotiations, which remain deadlocked over the critical issues of fishing, level playing field guarantees and the deal’s enforcement were difficult and challenging. Some member states are getting a little impatient, Mrs Merkel said in an online event, there’s not much time left. She added that her fellow EU leaders wanted a trade deal but not at any price. In Madrid, France’s Europe minister warned that Paris would not allow French fi...