Mr Barnier told the European Parliament the UK must agree to a 'single financial settlement' to cover costs
He also demanded a ‘single financial settlement’ be settled earlier for the UK’s liabilities
Guy Verhofstadt said future generations will see Brexit as a 'waste of energy, stupidity'
Chief negotiator Michel Barnier added EU wants success with, and ‘not against’, the United Kingdom
A separate poll suggests Britons want Brexit as soon as possible
The European Commission’s chief negotiator confirms that the UK will have to pay the fee for outstanding liabilities – and it will be near the top of the list
The EU Commission's chief negotiator has warned that a deal with the UK on Brexit should be reached by October 2018.
Former Lib Dem leader Nick Clegg says Michel Barnier – dubbed 'le cretin des Alpes' by French critics – is likely to 'drive a very hard bargain indeed'
Michel Barnier promises new regulations to restore trust in battered institutions
A mooted visit to London by French president Nicolas Sarkozy has been abandoned amid tensions over the carve-up of top jobs in the European Union.
Plum post will oversee the financial services industry – including the City
Positioning of Sarkozy's man to run financial services is criticised by Hague