July 19 (Reuters) – The European Union is getting ready to supply Boris Johnson, the favorite to be Britain’s subsequent prime minister, a no-deal Brexit extension past October 31, the Guardian newspaper reported on Friday.
“Will probably be described as a technical delay to save lots of Boris from political embarrassment however then we could have time to seek out an settlement,” a senior EU diplomat advised the newspaper http://bit.ly/2xWScq9.
Johnson might preserve the stance of being on target to depart EU with out an settlement whereas conserving open the choice of coming to a cope with the bloc, based on the proposal cited by the Guardian.
Britain is presently as a consequence of go away the bloc on October 31.
(Reporting by Aishwarya Nair in Bengaluru Enhancing by Raissa Kasolowsky)