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Progress in Brexit talks is urgently needed: Germany
November 13, 2017 / 11:12 AM / 4 days ago

Progress in Brexit talks is urgently needed: Germany

BERLIN (Reuters) - Time is ticking on Brexit negotiations between Britain and the European Union and there is real urgency to make progress, a German government spokesman said on Monday.

FILE PHOTO: German government spokesman Steffen Seibert addresses a news conference in Berlin, Germany, April 15, 2016. REUTERS/Fabrizio Bensch

“More progress is required as time is ticking,” Steffen Seibert told a regular news conference. “It is understandable that the (EU) chief negotiator (Michel) Barnier stresses how urgent it is for Britain to act promptly, to make proposals.”

Reporting by Tom Koerkemeier; Writing by Joseph Nasr; Editing by Catherine Evans

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