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UK and EU ‘agree text’ of draft withdrawal agreement…

UK and EU officials have agreed the draft text of a Brexit agreement after months of negotiations in Brussels.
A cabinet source told the BBC that the document has been agreed at a technical level by officials from both sides after intensive discussions this week.
A special cabinet meeting will be held at 14:00 GMT on Wednesday as Theresa May seeks ministers’ backing.
The PM is meeting ministers in Downing Street for one-to-one talks as they are given sight of the draft agreement.
The pound surged against the dollar and the euro – but analysts warned it could be short-lived, with the cabinet and Parliament yet to agree to the plans… Read more  >>>