EU-U.K. Tensions Are Taking the Summer Off. Brexit’s Impact Isn’t

EU-U.K. Tensions Are Taking the Summer Off. Brexit’s Impact Isn’t
British Prime Minister Boris Johnson and European Commission President Ursula von Der Leyen in Brussels, Belgium, Dec. 9, 2020 (AP photo by Aaron Chown).

Editor’s Note: This is the web version of our subscriber-only weekly newsletter, Europe Decoder, which includes a look at the week’s top stories and best reads from and about Europe. Subscribe to receive it by email every Thursday. If you’re already a subscriber, adjust your newsletter settings to receive it directly to your email inbox. As is usual for August in Brussels, many issues are now parked for European Union officials to deal with upon la rentrée—or the return from vacation in early September. One of those thorny files is Brexit. In the seven months since the U.K.’s formal departure […]

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