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Merkel says she will 'fight until the final hour' to avoid no-deal Brexit

Angela Merkel has said she will continue fighting a no-deal Brexit until the UK's planned departure from the EU on 29 March. The German chancellor said it was up to Theresa May to tell the EU what was now required for a deal, but the 'flux' in British politics made it impossible to predict how the situation would unfold. In a move that added to exasperation in European capitals, the Commons Speaker, John Bercow, made a surprise ruling that the government could not put the same Brexit deal to another vote unless it was substantially different Angela Merkel will 'fight until final hour' to avoid no-deal Brexit
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