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This time next year, reversing Brexit could be a real possibility

Here's how the UK should negotiate in Europe—and how the right approach could lead to the (seemingly) unthinkable

By Tim Cullen  

Michel Barnier, the European Chief Negotiator, addresses a press pack. But what will happen once negotiations begin? Photo: PA

On the morning of 24 June last year, we awoke to the realisation that something historic had occurred—and that no one had prepared for it.

Since then, a generally strong economy was seized on as repudiation of the warnings of a Brexit-fuelled collapse. But Brexit hasn’t yet happened, and the economic indicators are now becoming inauspicious.

The multifaceted negotiations to separate from the EU and forge new global agreements are unprecedented…

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