Donald Tusk says no expat deal before Article 50
The status of UK and EU expats after Brexit can be resolved only once formal negotiations have started, the European Council president has said.
Donald Tusk hit back at criticism from UK politicians over the plight of EU nationals in the UK and Britons living overseas.
In a letter the 81 MPs and peers accused the EU Commission of "standing in the way" of a "reciprocal" deal.
But Mr Tusk said their criticism had "nothing to do with reality".
He said Brexit - not the stance taken by EU negotiators - had created "anxiety and uncertainty", saying the best... read more
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