Brexit commences: Britain on course to quit the EU as May reveals Article 50 trigger date

Officials said the Prime Minister will send a letter to top Eurocrat Donald Tusk next Wednesday demanding the triggering of the bloc's Article 50 departure mechanism. 

She will then make a statement to MPs to proclaim that the 24-month exit process has begun. 

Yesterday's announcement means that it is expected that the UK's first day as a fully independent and sovereign nation will be Friday March 29 2019, with the exact changeover taking place when Parliament's Big Ben...
source: Express

2017-03-21 00:21
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