( BERLIN) —– European Council President Donald Tusk has actually offered a tentative greenlight to Britain’s demand to postpone Brexit however states EU approval features a condition.
Tusk stated Wednesday “that a brief extension will be possible, however it will be conditional on a favorable vote” in the U.K. parliament on the Brexit arrangement after British Prime Minister Theresa May reached with the EU.
Tusk states May’s petition for a withdrawal date of June 30 rather of March 29 positions political and legal concerns given that elections for the EU Parliament are being held May 23-26.
He worried that the existing Brexit offer will not be resumed, though states he does not see an issue with May’s March 11 arrangement with European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker that offered some additional assurances.
Tusk is set to chair a top of EU country leaders on Thursday.
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