EU leaders approve guidelines for negotiation of future relations with UK after Brexit

European Union leaders reportedly approved guidelines for the negotiation of future relations with the UK after Brexit, media news report said.

According to media news report, the UK is due to leave in March 2019 and negotiators have said they want a deal in place by the end of the year, reportedly the text on , security and other issues was adopted within minutes in Brussels, clearing the way for the next phase of Brexit talks to get underway.

The formal adoption of the guidelines is seen as another key step as the the Brexit process gathers momentum, news reported.

Reportedly the UK Prime Minister Theresa May said she believed there was a new spirit of co-operation and opportunity, media news report said.

-AENNS – 24/3/2018