The European Union will work hard to forge a long run as a president and partner of Britain following their divorce Friday, European Commission mind Ursula von der Leyen composed in Germany’s Frankfurter Allgemeine Zeitung daily.
In a joint post with European Council mind Charles Michel and also of European Parliament President David Sassoli, she wrote that Britain could no more have unrestricted access into the European internal market.
Having a transition period lasting until the close of the calendar year, new discussions on topics from trade to safety will begin shortly.
They said that their affection for Britain went beyond registration of the EU and the exit agreement guaranteed that the rights of countless British and EU citizens could be protected at the area they believed at home.
Following Brexit, Europe has to develop closer together to guard its interests in the world, ” they composed. “At a period of strong rivalry and tumultuous geopolitics, dimension is critical,” they wrote.
British Foreign Minister Dominic Raab also composed at the paper that Britain would, in the side of its European partners, work to expand commerce, enhance safety and conquer common international challenges.
“But most importantly, we’ll be a different state which could determine its future and will have control within its borders, trade, and laws,” he wrote.
From the close of the calendar year, the very best possible arrangements for new ties could be negotiated, ” he composed at the FAZ.
Britain states 11 months is enough to attain a”zero tariff, zero quota” commerce deal and it won’t expand the limbo period beyond 2020.