Brexit: Tajani, taken a step forward

Tue, 12 Mar 2019 00:46:48 +0100

STRASBOURG, MARCH 12 - The meeting with the British premier May went "well, we believe that a step forward has been made that can reassure the parliament of London with two key elements". Thus the president of the European Parliament Antonio Tajani after the meeting with the British premier Theresa May in Strasbourg.
"The possibility of reviewing the backstop before 2020 with the guarantee also of an interpretation by the Court. These are positive messages that Europe gives to the United Kingdom - he added -. We hope that the British parliament realizes the agreement reached today, the European Parliament is ready to work until the end because there is an agreement ". "We will see tomorrow (today, ed) how the British parliament will vote. From the European parliament there is appreciation for the new step forward that should be interpreted by the British parliament as a greater guarantee for British interests. We will work until the end to common sense prevails, "he concluded. (ANSA).