The EU is “very united” and it’s preparing for a worst case scenario if the EU cannot reach a deal on Brexit with the UK.
That’s the view of the Fine Gael MEP Mairead McGuinness who was speaking ahead of today’s crunch talks on Brexit in the UK.The British Prime Minister Theresa May is chairing a crucial meeting on Brexit in her country home of Chequers.
She’s expected to face strong opposition from six Eurosceptic cabinet ministers as she tries to push through new plans for a “soft Brexit”.
Mairead McGuinness says the Irish question remains a big issue for the EU.
Out words: of progress