The head of the European Council Donald Tusk reported that exit of Great Britain from the EU was approved .
“27 EU countries approved the agreement on an exit and the political declaration on future relations of the EU and Great Britain”, – Tusk wrote to Twitter. Besides the agreement on an exit of Great Britain from the EU the package of documents on Brexit includes the political declaration defining a framework of future relations of the EU and the United Kingdom which is applied to the agreement and is mentioned in it.
The draft agreement on an exit of Great Britain from the EU (Brexit) is the best transaction which London therefore the British parliament has to support him could receive, the head of European Commission Jean-Claude Juncker on arrival on the summit of leaders of 27 EU countries where they have to approve in return this document said.
“If I was the British parliamentarian, I would vote for. This best agreement from possible which Great Britain could receive”, – he told.
In response to a request to characterize day of the summit, the head of European Commission called it “in the sad afternoon”. “In the European Union not the moment for triumph or celebrations. It is the sad moment. It is the tragedy”, – Juncker considers.
The European Union and Great Britain will remain friends and partners after Brexit, the coordinator of the EU at negotiations Michel Barnier told journalists on Sunday. “We will remain allies, partners and friends”, – Barnier at the EU summit in Brussels said.
On Sunday heads of state and government of 27 European Union countries gathered for an emergency meeting of the European Council to consider a question of the adoption of the agreement on an exit of Great Britain from the EU.
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