Brexit: Theresa May to Trigger Article 50 Next Week

  • As per reports, Article 50 is going to be triggered by Prime Minister Theresa May on March 29, which will be followed by initiating official negotiations of Brexit between the UK and the European Union.

    The European Union was notified by the UK on Monday of its intention to invoke Article 50. UK also notified of its preparation for a lengthy legislative as well as political program which promises to be unambiguous.

    President of the European Council Donald Tusk responded through tweet that the remaining 27 EU member states would be presented draft Brexit guidelines within 48 hours.

    Some sources mentioned that at least four to six weeks would be required for EU to consult with the other 27 member states and settle the negotiation process.