EU withdrawal deal is 95% settled, Theresa May to tell Commons
Prime minister takes unusual step of briefing planned Brexit remarks to MPs in advance
Theresa May will tell the Commons on Monday that 95% of the Brexit withdrawal agreement and its protocols are settled as she seeks to demonstrate to anxious MPs in her own party that she is making headway in the increasingly fraught divorce talks.
The prime minister is expected to confirm she has resolved with the EU the future status of Gibraltar, developed a protocol around the UK’s military base in Cyprus and agreed a mechanism for resolving any future disputes with the EU.Continue reading...
Published on 21 Oct 2018 at 09:30PM