express.co.uk 18 Oct, 2020 03:45 am

Brexit news: David Davis names the two EU nations who fear UK triumph - VIDEO

Brexit news: David Davis names the two EU nations who fear UK triumph - VIDEO
DAVID DAVIS has claimed the fact some European Union nations do not want the UK to succeed following Brexit is the reason the trading bloc has refused to give Britain a Canada style deal.

The former Brexit Secretary told LBC that the European Union has paranoia regarding other countries wanting to follow the UK in leaving the trading bloc." Earlier on Saturday, Boris Johnson was told that a no-deal Brexit was the "lesser of two evils" for the European Union by a Belgian MEP.Phillipe Lamberts told LBC he believes the Prime Minister doesn’t want a Brexit trade deal with the European Union." The MEP stated that the European Union felt the "UK's word could not be trusted" but they kept negotiating.

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