Published: Sun, June 18, 2017
Hi-Tech | By Grace Becker

Britain's Hammond to push for United Kingdom to stay in EU customs union

Britain's Hammond to push for United Kingdom to stay in EU customs union

The source said talks with the small Northern Irish party were progressing well as meetings in Downing Street with all of the British province's main political leaders were taking place. However, it faces the prospect of delivering a Queen's speech while still thrashing out a deal with Northern Ireland's Democratic Unionist Party. The DUP is one of the most socially conservative parties in Europe, having sought to maintain some of its strictest limits on abortion and consistently opposed gay marriage.

Brexit talks will begin Monday.

She is also trying to contain outrage at home over a London tower block fire which left at least 30 people dead.

They will hold more than seven hours of official talks.

The move means Theresa May will be able to attend the European Council meeting at the end of next week with Brexit talks already underway.

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The article states that discussions on a member's withdrawal must "take account of the framework for its future relationship with the Union".

Speaking as he arrived for a meeting of European Union finance ministers in Luxembourg, he said: "As we go into that negotiation, my clear view - and I believe the view of the majority of people in Britain - is that we should prioritise protecting jobs, protecting economic growth and protecting prosperity as we enter those negotiations and take them forward". The political turmoil in the United Kingdom has not deterred Prime Minister Theresa May, who intends to lead Britain into talks with European Union figures next week, while back home she tries to arrange a minority government deal with Northern Irish party the DUP.

"We believe that the withdrawal process can not be concluded without the future relationship also being taken into account".

"As I head to Brussels to open official talks to leave the EU, there should be no doubt - we are leaving the European Union, and delivering on that historic referendum result", Davis said in a statement.

"We've set out the broad principles from where we will start the negotiation and we will negotiate in good faith, but it is a negotiation and we recognize there will be an exchange of views and we will take that forward in a spirit of genuine cooperation", said Hammond.

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