The EU’s chief negotiator has insisted actual progress on Britain’s divorce invoice, residents’ rights and the Irish border is “important” earlier than discussing a transitional deal. In a letter to the House of Lords, Brexit minister David Davis claimed that the EU27 will solely conform to lock residency rights for UK nationals of their nation of residence on the point of Brexit. In her speech to Parliament, Theresa May reiterated that any settlement must be reciprocal as a result of we must shield the rights of UK residents living in EU member states too”.
On completion of a two-day summit on twentieth October, the EU27 agreed to start internal discussions concerning the subsequent phase of negotiations, which would transfer beyond divorce-associated subjects to discover the future relationship. But it surely was Britain’s vote to depart the European Union that finally pushed Götz to go. A leading assume-tank has suggested ministers … Read the rest