Brexit talks to run into October - UK says

31 Jul 2020 / 21:39 H.

    LONDON, July 31 (Reuters) - The United Kingdom and the European Union have agreed to continue discussing a free trade deal until October 2, British chief negotiator David Frost said on Friday.

    "Negotiating rounds will take place in August and in September, unless agreed otherwise between the parties," according to a document Frost posted on Twitter.

    Round 7 on Aug. 17-21 in Brussels, round 8 on Sept 7-11 in London and round 9 on Sept. 28-Oct 2. (Reporting by Guy Faulconbridge and Kate Holton)

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