The Latest: Bluster, face-saving, delays as EU, UK seek deal

February 19, 2016 2:15 PM

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Bluster, face-saving, a long-delayed English breakfast — so far that sums up the high-stakes European Union meetings focused on Britain’s future.

EU leaders first hoped to make progress after dinner Thursday. When that failed, they scheduled a breakfast Friday, then rescheduled for lunch, then aimed for late afternoon. As teatime approached, presidents, prime ministers and translators still were shuttling in and out of corridors at the summit...

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