UK government source plays down talk of imminent Brexit deal -PA

FILE PHOTO: British and EU flags are adjusted prior to the arrival of British Prime Minister Theresa May and European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker, ahead of the European Union leaders summit in Brussels, Belgium October 17, 2018. /Francois Lenoir/File PhotoLONDON () – Media reports suggesting that Britain could seal a divorce deal with the European Union in the next few days should be taken “with a very large pinch of salt”, a senior UK government source told the Press Association on Thursday. Both sides have indicated that they are nearing a deal in recent days but a government source told earlier on Thursday that Prime Minister Theresa May would probably not gather her cabinet until next week to discuss the details. Reporting by Kate Holton; Editing by Kevin LiffeyOur Standards:The Thomson Trust Principles.