LONDON (Reuters) – British overseas minister Jeremy Hunt stated on Saturday that the European Union ought to finish its blanket refusals of British proposals in Brexit talks, as any perception that Britain would capitulate was misplaced.
Britain’s International Secretary Jeremy Hunt walks in the direction of the International Workplace in London, September 21, 2018. REUTERS/Peter Nicholls
Hunt, who voted ‘stay’ within the 2016 referendum on EU membership, stated that folks in Britain have been more and more content material to go away the bloc with no deal, a day after Prime Minister Theresa Could stated talks had hit an deadlock and demanded new proposals and respect from EU leaders.
“If the EU’s view is that simply by saying no to each proposal made by the UK, we’ll ultimately capitulate and find yourself both with a Norway possibility or certainly staying within the EU, if that’s there view then they’ve profoundly misjudged he British individuals,” Hunt informed BBC radio.
“We could also be well mannered, however we’ve a backside line. And so they should interact with us now in seriousness.”
Reporting by Alistair Smout; enhancing by John Stonestreet