You are using an older browser version. Please use a supported version for the best MSN experience.

Angela Merkel challenges Boris Johnson to find backstop solution in 30 days

German chancellor Angela Merkel has challenged Boris Johnson to come up with a solution to avoid a no-deal Brexit 'in the next 30 days' in a press conference after her first face-to-face meeting with her UK counterpart on Wednesday. Johnson replied by saying he was 'glad' to hear Merkel setting such a 'blistering timetable'  Subscribe to Guardian News on YouTube ► http://bit.ly/guardianwiressub Merkel gives Johnson 30 days to find solution to avoid no-deal Brexit ► https://www.theguardian.com/politics/2019/aug/21/merkel-gives-johnson-30-days-to-find-solution-to-avoid-no-deal-brexit Support the Guardian ► https://support.theguardian.com/contribute Today in Focus podcast ► https://www.theguardian.com/news/series/todayinfocus The Guardian YouTube network: The Guardian ► http://www.youtube.com/theguardian Owen Jones talks ► http://bit.ly/subsowenjones Guardian Football ► http://is.gd/guardianfootball Guardian Sport ► http://bit.ly/GDNsport Guardian Culture ► http://is.gd/guardianculture

Latest

Sport

Business

Editor's Picks

World

Featured Partners

image beaconimage beaconimage beacon