• Britain, EU face fraught divorce

    Britain, EU face fraught divorce

    Britain’s leaving the European Union promises to be a fraught divorce, with the first exchanges showing how breaking up will be hard to do after more than 40 years together.

    With European Commission chief Jean-Claude Juncker warning that Brexit would “not be amicable”, here are the next steps in the complicated process that Brussels and London will have to navigate.

    DEAR JEAN(-CLAUDE)

    The process is proving acrimonious before it has even started.

    The European Union wants to move on quickly so as to limit […]