EU leaders wrangle over spending amid post-Brexit budget summit

European Union leaders are meeting for what is set to be a bruising summit about the bloc’s budget.

Leaders from the EU’s 27 countries are flying in to Brussels to discuss the bloc’s trillion-euro spending plan for the next seven years now that Britain has left.

Diplomats and number crunchers have been working on the budget for years, but the issues are so divisive that the leaders’ summit might last into Saturday and still end without a result.

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source: Herald Series

2020-02-20 13:50
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