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’ 
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Merkel gives Johnson 30 days to find solution to avoid no-deal Brexit