• Brexit in space: EU, Britain fight over Galileo navigation

    11 days ago - By Chron

    BRUSSELS - Brexit talks have reached into space, with the European Union and Britain fighting over the rights that London will have to the multi-billion Galileo satellite navigation system and its security-sensitive information.
    The EU's Brexit negotiator Michel Barnier said Monday that by deciding to leave the bloc, Britain automatically cut its Galileo ties too and could renegotiate them only as a third country under less advantageous conditions.
    Barnier did not address how short those conditions would fall of full EU membership.
    "No decision has been already taken for the future...
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  • 'The clock is ticking', EU tells Brexit Britain

    11 days ago - By Reuters

    As European Affairs ministers discuss the EU's future relationship with Britain, Britain faces warnings that next month's EU summit is the 'ultimate deadline' for progress on issues related to Northern Ireland's border. As Kate King reports, a deepening row in the UK government over EU customs arrangements could make any progress hard to achieve.
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