SALZBURG, Austria (Reuters) – French President Emmanuel Macron stated on Thursday the Brexit plan proposed by British Prime Minister’s Theresa Might was unacceptable in its present type and that he anticipated new proposals from Britain in October to kind out pending points.
President Emmanuel Macron holds a information convention after the casual assembly of European Union leaders in Salzburg, Austria, September 20, 2018. REUTERS/Lisi Niesner
“It was and courageous step by the prime minister,” Macron instructed reporters. “However all of us agreed on this at this time, the proposals of their present state are usually not acceptable, particularly on the financial aspect of it,” he stated.
“The Chequers plan can’t be take it or go away it,” he added.
The French president, who has taken a tough stance on preserving the European Union’s united entrance in talks on Britain’s departure from the bloc, stated Brexit confirmed different nations that leaving the EU had detrimental penalties.
“Those that clarify that we will simply reside with out Europe, that the whole lot goes to be alright, and that it’s going to deliver some huge cash house are liars,” Macron stated.
“It’s much more true since they left the day after in order to not should cope with it,” he stated, referring to high Brexit proponents.
Reporting by Michel Rose; Modifying by Ingrid Melander