Brexit talks in ‘disturbing deadlock’ over divorce bill, says EU negotiator

Michel Barnier tells joint press conference with Brexit secretary David Davis that he cannot recommend moving on to trade talks

The Brexit negotiations are in a “very disturbing state of deadlock” over Britain’s divorce bill but decisive progress before Christmas is still within reach, the EU’s chief negotiator has said.

Michel Barnier told reporters during a joint press conference with the Brexit secretary, David Davis, that he would would not be able to recommend to EU27 leaders at a summit in Brussels next week that “sufficient progress” had been made to allow talks over future trade relations to begin.

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