Negotiations with the United Kingdom following its notification on 29 March 2017 to withdraw from the EU: extracts from the Council and Commission statements

Event date: 05/04/2017

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During the EP plenary session (3-6 April 2017) in Strasbourg, the Council and Commission express themselves on setting out their Brexit priorities, just before talks start on the UK’s withdrawal from the EU. Statements by Ian BORG, Maltese Presidency of the EU, Jean-Claude JUNCKER, President of the EC, and  Michel BARNIER, Chief Negotiator in charge of the Preparation and Conduct of the Negotiations with the United Kingdom under Article 50 of the Lisbon Treaty.