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Strong possibility of no Brexit deal
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Strong possibility of no Brexit deal

    There is a strong possibility no free trade deal will be struck with the EU and the UK should be prepare to crash out with no-deal, Boris Johnson has warned. The prime minister told British citizens and businesses to make proper preparations for that scenario, which would come into effect on 1 January 2021 adding that the deal currently on the table isn't right for the UK. He insisted he would keep going and go the extra mile to try to strike a trade agreement with Brussels, but added he told cabinet ministers this afternoon to get on and make those preparations for no-deal. It came after Ursula von der Leyen said it would be difficult to reach a post-Brexit trade agreement, the European Union’s top official said as she stepped up no-deal planning. Ms von der Leye...