Photo Story: Ursula von der Leyen at the EP in Strasbourg, warns Brexit will harm UK more than EU

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European Commission President Ursula von der Leyen speaks with David McAllister, Member of Parliament from the EPP Group, before a debate at the European Parliament in Strasbourg, France, 18 December 2019.

Here she warned that Brexit will harm UK more than EU.

She added that the forthcoming Brexit negotiations face another “cliff-edge situation”.Mrs von der Leyen said the timetable for talks – due to conclude by December 2020 – was “extremely challenging”, adding: “This would clearly harm our interests, but it will impact more on the UK.”

The European Parliament is in plenary session from 16 to 19 December 2019.

 

Via  EPA-EFE/PATRICK SEEGER

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