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‘No deal Brexit most likely outcome’

Scottish First Minister Nicola Sturgeon has warned that the UK faces crashing out of the European Union without a deal if Prime Minister Theresa May continues along her current trajectory.


The UK is preparing to leave the EU by the 29th March 2019 but talks have grind to a halt due to the Irish border issue. In order to prevent a hard border in Ireland, the EU have insisted that there must be a backstop.

Nicola Sturgeon told the Scottish Parliament today: “I am increasingly concerned, literally with every day that passes, that the prospect of no deal is becoming ever greater. And as things stand just now, and we're in a fluid situation, I think no deal might actually be the most likely outcome, and that is deeply concerning.

“Given that we're two and half years on from the vote, five months away from exit, it is staggering incompetence that a government has allowed the situation to get to this stage.

“I think Brexit is frankly shaping up to the biggest failure of government po…