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The return of the Brexit blame game is the Conservatives’ stupidest gamble yet

No 10 will not be able to lay responsibility for a no-deal outcome at Brussels’ door

By Jonathan Lis  

Who ya gonna blame? Photo: Brian Lawless/PA Wire/PA Images

If some things these days are terrifyingly new, other things never seem to change at all. Despite the chaos of coronavirus, the last week has seen the return of a time-worn tradition: agonising about a no-deal Brexit. On Saturday, the Sun revealed the contents of a leaked government document which laid bare the potential fiasco coming in January. Added to the familiar warnings of paralysed goods traffic and food and medicine shortages was a wave of animal disease, troops on the streets…

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