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# former brexit sec
David Davis says May's Brexit deal is 'dreadful' but if UK could pull out of backstop it's 'rescuable'
Davis also said that in a way, Theresa May’s deal is worse than the UK’s current membership of the EU.
# Deal or no deal
'It's time to take stock': Former Brexit secretary urges Theresa May to delay Brexit vote again
David Davis said that it was time for the UK “to take stock” ahead of the planned crucial vote.
# brexit claims
Factcheck: Can you buy a drink in Dublin with pounds?
David Davis thinks you can.
# Brexit
Boris brands May's Brexit plan as 'deranged' while Davis describes the Irish border issue as 'exaggerated'
Johnson told the Sunday Times that May’s Brexit plan won’t work.
# Brexit
Boris Johnson hits out at Theresa May's Chequers deal as speculation mounts over leadership bid
The former foreign secretary resigned after the plan was announced in July.
# brexit means brexit
Resignations and recriminations: How Theresa May's Brexit has turned into an awful mess
Theresa May faces the most serious challenge to her leadership yet with the resignations of Boris Johnson and David Davis.
# May Day Call
With her Brexit secretary gone, are Theresa May's days numbered?
May has been Prime Minister for almost two years.
# DavExit
'I wouldn't have done a good job': Britain's Brexit secretary steps down in major blow to May
May is due to address parliament today to explain her plan for Britain.
# Borderline
Theresa May's Cabinet agrees on Brexit backstop ending in 2021
Taoiseach Leo Varadkar has voiced opposition to any time-limited backstop.
# Brexit
UK's buffer zone plan for Northern Ireland border 'something out of Alice in Wonderland'
Sinn Féin, meanwhile, said the proposal has highlighted “the lack of knowledge” of border areas and the concerns they face.
# keeping it unreal
UK government suggestion that Sinn Féin is 'strongly influencing' Brexit negotiations greeted with derision
Brexit secretary David Davis made the claims at a conference in London yesterday.
# Brexit
UK civil servant tasked with finding solution to Irish border issue quits job
Simon Case is leaving his role to become Prince William’s private secretary.
# brexit negotiator
David Davis: Irish border can be solved by 'a whole load of new technology'
“You can’t just say we haven’t done it anywhere else: we haven’t attempted to do it anywhere else,” the Brexit negotiator said.
# we don't need another hero
David Davis: Britain won't be plunged into 'Mad Max dystopian' world after Brexit
David Davis took aim at Britain’s critics in a speech today.
# Brexit
RTÉ's Tony Connelly on Brexit leaks: 'If you suppress a paper you've been given, you're crossing a line'
We talked to Ireland’s Brexit expert, who recently wrote a book on the topic.
# Brexit
EU leaders agree to move onto phase two of Brexit talks, but warn of tough talks ahead
Minister for Foreign Affairs Simon Coveney said Britain’s phase one commitments must follow through to phase two.
Taoiseach 'very happy' David Davis has clarified his remarks on border Brexit deal
Over the weekend, the UK’s Brexit Secretary said Friday’s border deal was not legally enforceable.
# Statement of Intent
Ireland to hold UK to agreement after Brexit Minister indicates it's not legally binding
Britain’s Brexit Secretary David Davis said it was “a statement of intent more than anything else”.
David Davis admits UK hasn't produced any Brexit impact assessment as he's 'not a fan'
Davis was called before the House of Commons Brexit committee after MPs expressed dissatisfaction in him.
# divorce proceedings
UK's negotiator accuses EU of being 'silly' and 'frightened' in Brexit talks
“We’re going through [the bill] line-by-line and they’re finding it difficult,” he told the BBC.
# constructive ambiguity
EU negotiator calls UK's Brexit plan 'a fantasy'
Britain wants “a highly streamlined customs arrangement” with the EU.
UK seeks deal 'like no other in history' as Brexit talks kick off
It’s been almost a year since the shock referendum result.
# Border
Brexit will begin in January or February, says Enda Kenny
The Taoiseach said he expects an early 2017 date for Article 50 to be invoked, after discussions with British ministers.
# Migration
Brexit minister: Some EU citizens may be forced to leave the UK
David Davis says there may be a cut off date for migrants who’ve settled in the UK.