The EU heads of state and heads of government want to grant the British, according to a draft summit Declaration, more time for the Friday planned to exit the EU. The Reuters news Agency reported. A condition for the postponement was that the UK participate in the EU election at the end of may, it said in the draft text. The British do not agree with the will of Brexit on 1. June completed.
a Chaos-to prevent Brexit, advise Chancellor Angela Merkel and her EU colleagues on Wednesday from 18 clock on a re-shift of the UK leaving the EU. You should not find any agreement, looms on Friday, a unregulated outlet in the UK without a contract. To avoid this, the EU had the original Brexit-deadline of 29. In March, a few weeks ago on the 12. April extended.
the EU great-grandson, Donald Tusk holds a consent from the Parliament in London to the negotiated Brexit Treaty within the coming weeks unlikely. Tusk advertises for a longer postponement of the UK leaving the EU. "Our experience and the depth of division within the house of Commons give us little reason to believe that the ratification process can be completed by the end of June," wrote Tusk on Tuesday in his invitation to German Chancellor Angela Merkel and her EU colleagues to Brexit-summit.
A short Brexit-shift mountains, the risk of new special summit and new deadlines. This would almost certainly be the rest of the work of the EU in the coming months overshadow, writes Tusk. "Therefore, I believe that we should discuss an alternative, longer term extension." Then the UK could have to think again about his strategy.
One possibility is a flexible extension that would only go on as long as necessary, but not longer than one year. To meet the concerns of some EU countries, would need to be made in this case, however, a number of conditions: the Brexit Treaty will not re-negotiate, and the United Kingdom had to. during this time, in a way, the will of the Situation as a distinctive member of the EU to meet
The British Prime Minister Theresa May last 30 to a postponement to the. June asked. EU Council President Donald Tusk has proposed a flexible extension of up to twelve months. Possible dates by the end of 2019 or by the middle of 2020. Merkel said on Tuesday after a Meeting with May, you keep postponing it to the end of 2019 or early 2020.
At the EU special summit this Wednesday will go to a flexible extension ("Flex tension") of the exit appointment, the Chancellor said on Tuesday, according to participants in a meeting of the Union faction in the Bundestag. She had previously advised one and one-half hours in length with the British Prime Minister, Theresa May, in the Chancellery of the situation.
For a regulated outlet would have to agree to the British house of Commons the Brexit Treaty. The deputies, however, have already voted three Times against the agreement.More about
Long shift possible The British could. the end of the year in the EUAlbrecht Meier
A condition for a re-displacement of the Leaving date could be for the remaining EU countries, the British on 23 May at the European elections to participate. This is to ensure that there are no legal difficulties, if the United Kingdom should be in the summer still a member of the EU, but no deputies elected. (Reuters/dpa)