British Prime Minister and European Commission President on Brexit Negotiations

British Prime Minister Theresa May and European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker spoke to the press after reaching an agreement to move to the second stage of talks on… read more

British Prime Minister Theresa May and European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker spoke to the press after reaching an agreement to move to the second stage of talks on the United Kingdom’s decision to leave the European Union, also known as “Brexit.” The two sides reached a deal on one of the more controversial issues, a “hard” border between Northern Ireland, which is part of the U.K., and the Republic of Ireland, a European Union member. Additionally, the joint agreement offered more clarity on the rights of EU citizens living in the U.K. as well as the British government’s continued contribution to the EU budget up to the end of 2020.

The second phase of negotiations was to focus on trade relations close

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British Prime Minister and European Commission President on Brexit Negotiations

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Program ID:
438332-1
Category:
International Telecasts
Format:
News Conference
Location:
Brussels, Belgium
First Aired:
Dec 09, 2017 | 4:28am EST | C-SPAN 1
Last Aired:
Dec 11, 2017 | 12:46pm EST | C-SPAN 1

Airing Details

  • Dec 09, 2017 | 4:28am EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Dec 10, 2017 | 9:44pm EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Dec 11, 2017 | 12:46pm EST | C-SPAN 1