Britain’s Prime Minister Theresa May replies to questions after talking on the Confederation of British Industry’s (CBI) annual conference in London, Britain, November 19, 2018. REUTERS/Toby Melville
LONDON (Reuters) – British Prime Minister Theresa May will travel to Brussels on Wednesday night to satisfy European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker as a part of talks on future ties after Brexit, her workplace stated on Tuesday.
May and Juncker would sit down at 5:30 p.m. (1630 GMT), the Commission stated.
EU states are anticipated to finalise their work on a political declaration on the bloc’s future ties with Britain after Brexit. National envoys are on account of meet the Commission’s negotiators on Tuesday night to debate a textual content.
The declaration is to accompany the UK’s withdrawal settlement which EU leaders hope to rubber-stamp at a summit this Sunday, which May may also attend.
Reporting by Elizabeth Piper and Gabriela Baczynska; Editing by Alastair Macdonald