April 5, 2019 / 10:01 AM / 7 months ago

Germany: Key that UK PM recognised Britain must prepare for EU vote

BERLIN (Reuters) - It is important that Prime Minister Theresa May recognised in a letter to the European Union asking for a Brexit delay until up to June 30 that Britain must prepare for European elections, a German government spokesman said.

The British prime minister has said Britain would prepare for such an election - due in May - but she still hoped that an agreement would be reached sooner, allowing the extension to be ended early.

Reporting by Michelle Martin; Editing by Joseph Nasr

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