Thursday, July 25, 2019
Johnson's cabinet overhaul is the largest in decades, replacing 17 cabinet ministers from the previous government mostly with individuals who support Johnson’s hard-line stance on Brexit.
- Brussels could offer London a ‘Northern Ireland only’ backstop, but this will be rejected by the UK government.
- The government will likely pass legislation to protect EU citizens’ rights in the United Kingdom if there is a no-deal Brexit.
- The EU will only grant another extension if a deal is almost agreed, or if there is a UK general election or second Brexit referendum.