PM sends photocopy of request required by Benn act to Donald Tusk with a conflicting view in a second letterBoris Johnson has sent a letter to European council president Donald Tusk requesting a further Brexit delay beyond 31 October.Despite the prime minister’s insistence that he would not “negotiate” a further extension of the UK’s membership of the EU, he confirmed on Saturday evening that he had sought such a prolongation. Continue reading…
Source link : https://www.theguardian.com/politics/2019/oct/19/eu-will-grant-brexit-extension-if-johnson-sends-letter-says-brussels
Author : Daniel Boffey in Brussels
Publish date : 2019-10-19 21:33:41
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