Britain and US start post-Brexit trade talks

London (AFP) - Britain begins post-Brexit trade talks with the United States on Tuesday, with 100 negotiators on each side joining via videoconference.Many in Prime Minister Boris Johnson's Conservative government hope for a free trade agreement with Washington as one of the biggest benefits of leaving the European Union.Officials said the first round of talks would last two weeks and cover issues such as goods and services trade, digital trade, investment and how to support small businesses.The US ambassador to Britain, Woody Johnson, said the deal could "jumpstart the economy after we conque...


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