Wednesday, March 29, 2017

Brexit Now Official: Prime Minister May Has Triggered U.K.'s Exit From The EU

BBC: 'No turning back' on Brexit as Article 50 triggered

Britain's departure from the European Union is an "historic moment from which there can be no turning back", Theresa May has told MPs.

The prime minister said it was a "unique opportunity" to "shape a brighter future" for the UK.

She was speaking after Britain's EU ambassador formally triggered the two year count down to the UK's exit by handing over a letter in Brussels.

It follows June's referendum which resulted in a vote to leave the EU.

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More News On Brexit Officially Beginning As Brussels Receives Formal Notification Letter

Brexit: Article 50 has been triggered: Live Updates -- BBC
Brexit: Theresa May wants 'deep and special' partnership with EU as UK triggers article 50 - Politics live -- The Guardian
Read Theresa May's full statement on Brexit and triggering Article 50 -- The Independent
Brexit begins! History is made with Article 50 divorce letter warning Brussels that punishing the UK would be a 'costly mistake' as PM hails 'great turning point' for Britain -- Daily Mail
British PM May fires starting gun on Brexit -- Reuters
It's over: Britain files for divorce from the European Union -- AP
In historic break, Britain gives formal notice it is leaving the European Union -- Washington Post
Making ‘Brexit’ Official, U.K. Wades Into a Thorny Thicket -- NYT
British PM Theresa May signs Brexit letter to begin divorce from EU -- DW
Brexit begins: UK triggers Article 50 to begin EU divorce -- CNN
Brexit Gets Real: Prime Minister May Has Triggered U.K.'s Exit From EU -- NPR
EU divorce letter in full: Theresa May vows to put 'UK citizens first' as she warns Brussels to do a trade deal or 'lose full cooperation on terrorism and security' -- Daily Mail
'This is not a happy day': Tusk responds to Britain's Article 50 letter saying it is a test of 'damage control' vowing to defend the interests of the remaining 27 states -- Daily Mail
First EU response to article 50 takes tough line on transitional deal -- The Guardian
'We miss you already': European press bid 'farewell' to Britain on Brexit Day but warn that 'divorce hurts' -- Daily Mail
Britain's May Goes Into Brexit Talks With Ambitions High -- US News and World Report
Brexit: The UK's letter triggering Article 50 -- BBC
Eight key points you need to know about the Brexit negotiations -- Dan Roberts, The Guardian
42 Questions About Brexit That Need Answering -- TIME
Brexit triggered: 5 huge obstacles to an amicable divorce -- Alanna Petroff and Ivana Kottasova, CNN
Brexit: Article 50 has been triggered - what now? -- BBC


AZuLike said...

How long does this take? Just wondering.

War News Updates Editor said...

AzuLike .... I give it 2-3 years.