European Union leaders have unanimously agreed on the guidelines that the bloc will follow when negotiating with the UK over its exit from the union.
The talks to approve the guidelines were chaired by European Council President Donald Tusk on Saturday. The special summit, which was attended by the leaders of the 27 member states, took less than 15 minutes to unanimously agree upon the guidelines, which Tusk issued last month.
After the talks, Tusk tweeted that a “firm and fair political mandate” for the talks was ready.
The negotiations will begin after the UK’s general election on June 8.
Read More (...)