The Brief from Brussels: Brexit rhetoric gets harsher

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By Stefan Grobe
The Brief from Brussels: Brexit rhetoric gets harsher

The UK Foreign Secretary Hunt's comparison of the EU with the Soviet Union has sparked consternation in Brussels.

Also in this edition: an exhibition featuring the Catalan independence referendum one year on - Belgium expects disruptions as trade unions call for a day of action over pension reform - the Eurogroup debates Italy's budget.