Exit from Brexit? I'd like it, but it's unlikely: German foreign minister

Maas: Exit from Brexit 'extremely unlikely'

May claims she is 'armed with fresh' Brexit mandate

Nissan had previously announced plans to build the model at its plant in Sunderland after the British government sent a letter of undisclosed reassurances in 2016 after the Brexit vote about the company's ability to compete in the future.

Prime Minister wrote in the Sunday Telegraph that she would be battling for Britain and Northern Ireland in order to get rid of the agreement's unpopular backstop provision.

She said: "It's why when I return to Brussels I will be battling for Britain and Northern Ireland, I will be armed with a fresh mandate, new ideas and a renewed determination to agree a pragmatic solution that delivers the Brexit the British people voted for, while ensuring there is no hard border between Northern Ireland and the Republic of Ireland".

With less than two months until Britain is due to leave the bloc on March 29, concerns are growing over the risk of a disorderly "no deal" exit.

The EU insists that the current deal "remains the best and only way to ensure an orderly withdrawal", and German Foreign Minister Heiko Maas said Sunday that "if the British want to avoid a disorderly Brexit, our offer is on the table".

After the Commons voted on the Brady amendment, the EU's chief negotiator Michael Narnier said the backstop is "part and parcel" of the UK's Brexit deal and will not be renegotiated.

Hunt stated: "It is true that if we ended up approving a deal in the days before the 29 March, then we might need some extra time to pass critical legislation".

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Under the backstop, the United Kingdom would remain in a customs union with the EU in the absence of a trade deal, and Northern Ireland would stay aligned to some EU rules.

However, Ireland and European Union negotiators have rejected any time-limit on the so-called "backstop" - a set of fall-back plans that would retain an open UK-Ireland border if Britain and the European Union fail to reach a longer-term trade agreement in future talks.

Members of parliament, who last month rejected May's Brexit deal with the European Union, have instructed her to return to Brussels to renegotiate the arrangements for Northern Ireland. Fox told Sky News.

Under the current Brexit deal, the 310-mile Irish border would become the only land border between the European Union and the UK.

"Are they really saying that they would rather not negotiate and end up in a "no deal" position?", he said.

She continued: "That is what parliament instructed me to do on Tuesday night". She wrote that Now that "the British public wants us to get on and finish the job", and "the vast majority just want MPs to set out a clear plan that will get Brexit through Parliament and allow us to embark upon the next chapter of our national story".

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