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Is this Britain’s Wile E Coyote moment?

Without a Brexit deal, we could find that we’ve walked off a cliff

By George Magnus  

International Trade Secretary Liam Fox, Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson and Brexit Secretary David Davis ©Gareth Fuller/PA Wire/PA Images

The British government has now formally given notice under Article 50 of the Lisbon Treaty of its intent to leave the European Union—the most important economic and international relations decision since the end of the second world war. After the nine months of post-referendum hiatus, Prime Minister Theresa May’s government now has to negotiate the terms of our exit from and future relationship with the EU, prevent the disintegration of the…

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