Posts tagged as Brexit talks

U.K., E.U. leaders spar during ‘robust’ Brexit talks

Thursday, February 7, 2019

British Prime Minister Theresa May and European Union Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker sparred on Thursday during “robust” talks on the U.K.’s Brexit plans, and agreed to hold more negotiations that could push the sealing of any deal to within a month of Britain’s scheduled departure. The two leaders agreed to meet for more talks “before the end of February to take stock of these discussions,” a joint statement said. Two years…

Baltic states skeptical about new Brexit talks

Tuesday, February 5, 2019

The Baltic states are skeptical about efforts by the UK to reopen negotiations with the European Union about the terms of the British withdrawal from the bloc, Baltic leaders said to reporters on February 4. On Monday, a prime ministerial meeting of the Baltic Council of Ministers was held in Riga with the participation of Latvian Prime Minister Krišjānis Kariņš, Lithuanian Prime Minister Saulius Skvernelis and Estonian Ambassador to Latvia…