Will Chequers increase pressure on the EU to make the next move?

2 Aug 2018 11:12 AM

Open Europe's Leopold Traugott and Pieter Cleppe look at EU27 reactions to gauge in how far Theresa May's Chequers proposal may increase pressure on EU negotiators to become more flexible.

While some continue to lament British cherry-picking, other business groups and politicians welcome the proposal as a constructive step forward in negotiations and call on the EU27 to reciprocate with increased flexibility.

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