Britain will go away the European Union on March 29 and won’t droop the method of leaving, Prime Minister Theresa Might mentioned on Thursday, including that it might meet its authorized obligations on a monetary settlement with the bloc.
“We is not going to prolong Article 50,” Might instructed parliament, when requested in regards to the clause within the EU’s Lisbon Treaty which permits for international locations to depart the bloc.
Lawmakers must contemplate the British individuals’s vote to depart the European Union when parliament is requested to vote on a ultimate Brexit deal.
She mentioned she shared the considerations of those that imagine a Brexit backstop to keep away from a border on the island of Eire impinges on British sovereignty, nevertheless it was an enchancment on earlier proposals.
“The references to the backstop do increase some troublesome points,” Might instructed parliament.
“I totally settle for that throughout the home, there are considerations in relation to the backstop. Certainly, I share a few of these considerations,” she mentioned.
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