In this news, we discuss the EU’s Michel says bloc still wants Brexit deal.
The EU summit president said on Friday that the bloc continued to work for a deal with Britain and hoped progress in closing the gaps in trade relations would be possible in the coming weeks, but stressed that the bloc of 27 nations would not compromise at any cost.
“A level playing field, fisheries and governance are very important topics for the EU,” said Charles Michel after two days of face-to-face discussions between EU leaders in Brussels. “We are determined to make a deal, but not at any cost.”
He also stressed that Britain must fully implement its previous divorce agreement with the EU to safeguard peace on the island of Ireland.
- Michel says bloc still wants Brexit deal