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Eurocrat Juncker Calls Merkel ‘Postmodern, Loveable Work of Art’

President of the European Commission Jean-Claude Juncker has hailed German Chancellor Angela Merkel as a “loveable work of art”. Speaking to Politico, the outgoing president of the European Union’s executive arm said that he believed the German chancellor, who is

German Chancellor Angela Merkel arrives to lead the weekly cabinet meeting at the Chancellery in Berlin on June 6, 2019. (Photo by Odd ANDERSEN / AFP) (Photo credit should read ODD ANDERSEN/AFP/Getty Images)

EU Commission, Germany: New Prime Minister Cannot Change Brexit Deal

President of the European Commission Jean-Claude Juncker has ruled out time-limiting the Irish backstop as a number of European leaders are telling prospective Tory Party leadership hopefuls that a new prime minister will not be able to change the withdrawal treaty.

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EU Boss Juncker ‘Not Very Optimistic’ About Avoiding No-Deal Brexit

European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker complained of “Brexit fatigue” Thursday, as he said he was no longer optimistic about avoiding a so-called no-deal Brexit, remarks which will cheer many Brexiteers who see a full no-deal Brexit as the only way to truly leave the European Union.

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EU Boss Juncker Opens Door to Brexit Delay: ‘It is in God’s Hands’

Top Eurocrat Jean-Claude Juncker appeared to shrug off responsibility for Brexit in the latest of a series of comments forcing the point that Brexit negotiations are now beyond being reopened, saying Britain leaving the European Union is now in “God’s hands”.

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Mrs May Leaves Brussels Brexit Talks Empty Handed

Prime Minister Theresa May and European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker had “robust” talks Thursday morning, which as promised by European leaders beforehand did nothing to advance the two parties towards a Brexit agreement.