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Donald Tusk chastises MEPs over criticism of 31 October Brexit delay

 

Donald Tusk, the European council president, has turned his fire on senior MEPs after he was accused of dividing the EU and prolonging the Brexit crisis for Europe by delaying it to 31 October.

The European parliament’s Brexit coordinator, Guy Verhofstadt, had warned during a Brexit debate that the EU27’s decision last week would “poison” the European elections, in which Britain would need to take part. Read more

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Donald Tusk chastises MEPs over criticism of 31 October Brexit delay