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Why talk is growing around “blind Brexit” 

The withdrawal deal will be binding but the statement on the future relationship will not 

By Matthew Bevington  

Brexit Secretary Dominic Raab. Photo: Kirsty O'Connor/PA Wire/PA Images

Red, white and blue. Jobs first. Hard. Soft. Brexit with a runny middle. There is seemingly no end of ways to describe the UK’s exit from the European Union. You might even have heard the latest—a “blind Brexit.” Michael Gove referenced it over the weekend in his interview on Andrew Marr. Alastair Campbell has said it’s “as bad as no deal.” And French President Emmanuel Macron is apparently opposed to it.

But what exactly is it? Is it likely to happen? And why does…

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