Theresa May says she rebuked Donald Tusk over his anti-Brexiter 'hell' comment - Politics live

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Rolling coverage of the day’s political developments as they happen, including Theresa May’s visit to Brussels for Brexit talks with Donald Tusk and Jean-Claude Juncker

Theresa May is now meeting Antonio Tajani, president of the European parliament.

My colleague Daniel Boffey says their handshake looked more cordial than the May/Juncker one.

May second hand shake of the day with speaker of european parliament was a little more smiley, I can report..

The SNP has criticised Jeremy Corbyn for reaching out to Theresa May over Brexit. In a statement Ian Blackford, the SNP leader at Wesminster, said:

Jeremy Corbyn’s confirmation that he will throw support behind Theresa May’s disastrous Brexit deal is a severe blow to businesses, workers and people across the UK who are rightly concerned over the impact of Brexit.

The attempt by the Labour leader to mask this as anything other than support for a Tory-driven, economy-wrecking Brexit deal is utterly disingenuous.

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