European ministers sign off on Britain's draft divorce deal as they launch a "painful" final week of negotiations on future cross-Channel ties.
London and Brussels will start rolling Brexit negotiations in the final phase of talks as fears grow that Britain could leave the EU next year without a deal, chief negotiator Michel Barnier says.
Britain's former foreign secretary Boris Johnson calls on Theresa May to drop her plans for a free trade area with the EU after Brexit.
The EU's chief negotiator Michel Barnier warns plans for a post-Brexit transition period to ease the pain of the split are at risk because of "substantial" disagreements with Britain.
The EU's chief Brexit negotiator Michel Barnier warns that the bloc and Britain have made no substantial breakthroughs in their latest round of talks.