Britain told it must follow EU rules during 21-month transition after Brexit
Downing Street acknowledged there were "differences" between London and Brussels over the nature of the "transition period" following the official date of Brexit in March 2019.
And horrified Brexiteers urged Theresa May to reject the "ultimatum" set out in the negotiating mandate detailing the deal chief EU negotiator Michel Barnier will seek in talks expected to last until March.
The document, agreed in a meeting lasting just two minutes in Brussels, includes proposals for:
- A transition period of 21 months, ending on December 31 2020, rather than the... read more
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