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EU accused of 'dragging out' talks on Brexit; As trade talks resume tomorrow, Government sources say it could now be 'too late' to agree a deal

Jun 01, 2020 - The Daily Telegraph (London)

THE European Union needs to "kick things into gear much faster", Government sources warned last night as they said foot dragging over negotiations would leave it "too late" to agree a deal.

Tomorrow the UK will enter its fourth round of trade talks with Brussels and continue until Friday.

Speaking ahead of the talks, Michel Barnier, the EU's chief Brexit negotiator, accused Britain of not keeping its commitments and said: "The UK has been taking a step back - two steps back, three st...