Tusk said that there is no opportunity to move to the next stage of negotiations on Brexit

Negotiating a British exit from the European Union has not made sufficient progress to proceed to the next stage. This was stated by the head of the European Council Donald Tusk following talks with the Prime Minister of great Britain Teresa may on September 26 in London, according to Reuters.

Tusk welcomed the new «constructive and realistic» tone of the British government.

According to him, the EU will discuss relations with Britain after the achievement of «sufficient progress» in the negotiations, but so far this progress the parties have not reached.

A referendum on British exit from the EU was held on 23 June 2016. According to the results, 51.9% of Britons voted for the country’s withdrawal from the community of 48.1% – wanted to remain in the EU.

The official procedure of withdrawal of Britain from the EU was launched on 29 March 2017 and will take about two years.

19 June in Brussels began negotiations for a Brexit. Representatives from the UK and the European Union have agreed on a schedule for further meetings.

The Financial Times wrote that the European Union would require the UK before exiting the unit to pay up to €100 billion to foreign Minister of Britain, Boris Johnson said that eventually may come out that Brussels will pay the UK for Brexit, but not Vice versa.

Secretary for the withdrawal of Britain from the European Union David Davis said Britain may withdraw from talks on Brexit if Brussels does not cancel the requirement to pay the London €100 billion of compensation.

August 6 edition of the Sunday Telegraph, citing sources in the government wrote that the UK is ready to pay €40 billion if the EU agrees to discuss the financial settlement of the transaction on future relations, including a trade agreement. The office may then denied this information, however, in September, The Times again reported on the readiness of London to pay compensation.

Tusk said that there is no opportunity to move to the next stage of negotiations on Brexit 26.09.2017

Сентябрь 26th, 2017 by
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