The EU has agreed on how long a Brexit extension to grant the UK: President of the European Council Tusk made the announcement via social media, confirming that the EU27 leaders had agreed to the UK’s request, with the decision expected to be “formalized through a written procedure” later.
The so-called ‘flextension’ would mean that Britain could leave before the renewed deadline day if a deal is, in the meantime, ratified by the UK parliament. The measure comes as UK lawmakers prepare to vote later on Monday on PM Boris Johnson’s proposals for a snap general election on December 12
Political commentator Anthony Webber told RT he believes the UK may still be in the same position at the end of January, following today’s announcement
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