SHARM EL-SHEIKH, Egypt (AP) After nearly two years of bitter and divisive talks on the departure of Britain from the European Union, it has come to this the sides cannot even agree on a divorce date anymore.
European Union leader Donald Tusk said that with any agreement far from being clinched and businesses fearing a chaotic and costly cliff-edge departure, keeping the Brexit day at March 29 would be too risky.
“I believe that in the situation we are in, an extension would be a rational solution,” Tusk told reporters.
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