About: UK Presidency of EU

Future EU 20-07-2016

UK ‘too busy’ with Brexit to hold EU presidency, claims May

Britain will no longer take on the rotating EU presidency as planned next year, surrendering the role in the wake of the Brexit vote, Prime Minister Theresa May's office said Wednesday (20 July).

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