Category: Negotiations

Salzburg Summit – No Deal ?

An informal meeting of EU leaders was held in Salzburg on 19-20 September 2018 to discuss internal security, migration and Brexit. It was hosted by Sebastian Kurz, Chancellor of Austria, which currently holds the Presidency of the European Council. Donald Tusk, President of the European council chaired the meeting and together with Jean-Claude Juncker President […]

President Tusk on Brexit

Donald Tusk, President of the European Council, made the following comments on Brexit during a speech at the Plenary Session of the European Committee of the Regions held on 10 October – State of Union- the view of the regions: We hear from London that the UK Government is preparing for a “no-deal” scenario. I […]

EU – Brexit Negotiation Documents

The EU will publish all documents, related to negotiations with the UK, which are shared with EU member states. The EU Commission tweeted on 22 May 2017: We want full transparency. #Article50 negotiating documents will be released to the public & will be published here. https://ec.europa.eu/commission/article-50-negotiations-united-kingdom/european-commissions-approach-transparency-article-50-negotiations-united-kingdom_en https://twitter.com/EU_Commission The Commission, as European Union negotiator, will ensure […]