Brexit postponed for the second half of 2019

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The EU is to postpone Brexit at a later time

EU ready to postpone Brexit for the second half of 2019.

The EU is likely to approve the request of great Britain on the extension of the negotiation period for Brexit. It needs to be completed on March 29, Interfax reported.

Brexit, according to sources, may occur after the first session of the new composition of the European Parliament in July. The exact date in the message, according to the Agency Bloomberg, citing diplomatic sources.

In the EU there is still disagreement on Brexit. Some members of the Union believe that London should be granted additional only a few weeks. Others say that Britain should leave the EU within the period prescribed by article 50 of the Lisbon Treaty, that is, on March 29.

The Times newspaper reports that EU officials were exploring the possibility of Brexit postponed until 2020. Although the EU discussed the possibility to reschedule the Brexit from March to the end of June. However in Brussels now considering to postpone Brexit until next year.

In order for the EU to approve the delay at the request of Brexit the UK, we need the support of all 27 members of the Union.

Prime Minister Theresa may said Wednesday that it still expects that the UK will leave the EU on 29 March 2019.

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On Tuesday, the house of Commons of the British Parliament during the vote rejected prepared by London and the EU agreement to withdraw Britain from the European Union. “For” voted only 202 deputies, “against” – 432.

Then the leader of the opposition labour party Jeremy Corbyn introduced in the British Parliament the proposal to censure the government of Prime Minister Theresa may.

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