Cyprus President attends EU Summit on Brexit guidelines

Cyprus President Nicos Anastasiades will be in Brussels on Saturday to participate in the European Council that will set out the guidelines for the negotiations between the European Union and the United Kingdom notification of withdrawal from the EU. The Council begins at noon. After the UK invoked article 50 the EU treaty in late March, negotiations are scheduled to last up to two years. The guidelines to be approved by the 27 heads of state and government will constitute the principles governing the EU negotiating headed my former EU Commissioner Michel Barnier.

Source: Cyprus News Agency