PARIS (Reuters) – French President Emmanuel Macron’s workplace mentioned it had no remark to make about British Prime Minister Theresa Could’s speech on Friday in regards to the state of Brexit negotiations, following a fraught summit in Austria.
President Emmanuel Macron holds a information convention after the casual assembly of European Union leaders in Salzburg, Austria, September 20, 2018. REUTERS/Lisi Niesner
Could instructed the European Union that it ought to give you an alternative choice to her Brexit proposals and warned she would by no means settle for a break-up of the UK, saying negotiations had been at an deadlock.
“No remark,” an Elysee official instructed Reuters when requested about Could’s assertion.
Reporting by Jean-Baptiste Vey; writing by Michel Rose; modifying by Richard Lough