German Chancellor Angela Merkel has warned UK residents that they should not be deluded about their rights after an exit from the EU. According to her, a foreign state with which Britain intends to become, can not and will not have the same rights, which are members of the European Union.
“I should be very clear, because I see that in Britain some cherish certain illusions is a waste of time” – quotes it Reuters.
Merkel added that the first phase of negotiations on the withdrawal of Britain from the EU will put the question on financial commitments of London. According to her, to discuss trade relations between London and the EU will be until the end of the process Brexit.
Recall that in late March, Prime Minister Theresa may sent a letter to Brussels, which formally notified the EU authorities of the formal start of the procedure. It is expected that the negotiations will last two years.
Britain out of the EU after the referendum. Chronicle of events