European Union chief Brexit negotiator Michel Barnier presents a draft Brexit divorce treaty at the EU headquarters in Brussels on February 28. Photo: AFP

EU’s chief Brexit negotiator Barnier urges Britain to speed up talks as draft treaty stokes Ireland border row

He called on Prime Minister Theresa May to ‘pick up the pace’ of negotiations so that a withdrawal treaty, including terms for keeping the status quo during a two-year transition period, could be agreed this autumn

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European Union chief Brexit negotiator Michel Barnier presents a draft Brexit divorce treaty at the EU headquarters in Brussels on February 28. Photo: AFP
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