Brexit: UK contributions to EU 'could continue' after exit

Brexit: UK contributions to EU 'could continue' after exit
 

The UK may have to contribute to the EU's budget after leaving unless a deal is done, peers have been told.
European legal experts said the UK may still be liable after Brexit because of "concrete" obligations entered into.
Professor Takis Tridimas, from Kings College London, said commitments the UK had made under the EU's budgetary system would have to be "honoured".
The EU's current Multi-Annual Financial Framework, which sets a seven-year ceiling on spending, runs until 2020.
This has raised the question of what will happen if the UK leaves in 2019.
The UK is expected... read more

 
11 January 2017 in Politics, Views: 50
Source: BBC
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