The reports today that Dominic Cummings, Boris Johnson’s top aide, described Brexit talks as “a sham” in a strategy meeting have shed a new light on Brexit talks – and whether the government is telling the truth about its strategy.
The prime minister says the governments wants a deal, but appears to be making no real effort to get one.
Downing Street denies the leaks – but they certainly tally with what we’re hearing in Brussels. An EU commission spokesperson confirmed on the record today that there had been no concrete proposals from the UK.
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