Eliminate three barriers "off Europe" into a new phase of negotiations | EU | Europe off | negotiations

  Eliminate three barriers "off Europe" talks into a new phase with the British Prime Minister Theresa May Juncker, President of the European Commission was held in Brussels, Belgium 8 "off Europe" talks, the two sides Ireland border, the British civil rights in the EU " breakup fee "agreement on the core issues, which marks the two sides will open the second phase of negotiations。   Analysts pointed out that the three major obstacles to be able to remove the "off Europe" a major breakthrough in the negotiations, the two sides show sincerity and wisdom。
The prospect of the second phase of the negotiations, due to the UK and there are still many differences between the UK and the EU, the road is still optimistic about the unspeakable。   Juncker announced after the talks, the first phase of the negotiations the two sides have made "enough progress", it will propose to the European Council to open the second phase of negotiations。
  According to a statement released after the EU meeting, on civil rights issues, the EU and the UK will ensure that the rights of EU citizens in the British legal protection and the rights of these citizens are British citizens in Europe will remain unchanged after the "off Europe" the EU will ensure that relevant management procedures, "low fees, simple procedures."。
  On the "breakup fee" issue, Britain agreed statement reiterated "the commitment made by the 28 member countries will be respected, including the United Kingdom."。
  Northern Ireland border issues, the statement said: "The British recognized 'exceptional circumstances' in Ireland and Northern Ireland border, and to make a significant commitment to avoid 'hard borders'。
"The EU's chief negotiator Michel Barnier said:" The European Commission's decision is based were real achievements in three key areas, the assessment on the basis of sincere。 On this basis, we will continue to promote the next stage of negotiations。
"Theresa May said at a news conference after the talks, said:" This agreement is in line with the best interests of the British version, the two sides negotiating team made great efforts to this end, I welcome the second phase of the negotiations about to begin。 "Around the hard-won agreement, the United Kingdom all walks of life mixed。
  British Finance Minister Philip Hammond 8th on social media to reach agreement expressed relief that, that this is a positive step, the next step paved the way for Britain with the EU negotiation process。
  British business community to reach agreement generally positive attitude。
British Chamber of Commerce head of Adam Marshall said the experience so much bickering and political adventure, the UK business will be warmly welcomed news of a breakthrough talks。   But he questioned the party believes that the British government ill-prepared, and compromise too much, but the agreement has ambiguities, the need to further clarify。
  UK Independence Party leader, former British prime movers "off Europe" in Nigel Farage said, "This is not a protocol, which is the 'surrender'."。 Researcher at the European Institute of the London School of Economics Ian Berger believes that although Theresa May signed a final agreement, but political resources to pay too much, and there are a lot of gray area in the agreement, such as on the "breakup fee" specific The amount did not elaborate, etc.。
  Analysts pointed out that the signing of the agreement on Theresa May and his Cabinet in terms of a needle "tonic", can temporarily relieve the pressure they face at home and abroad; but this does not eliminate the UK and around the differences "off Europe", a number of the key differences and even has intensified, which will inevitably have an impact on the next stage of negotiations。
  For the second phase of the negotiations, the main Council of Europe Xitusike said the simple stage has ended, the hard part is just beginning。
British "The Times" commented that the first phase of the negotiations only "side dishes", the next negotiations will be "increasingly difficult"。
  Analysts pointed out that the UK and the EU negotiating the second phase will focus on issues of trade, security and future relations, and the negotiation of this stage will undoubtedly be more challenging。   Currently, the British domestic perspective, it is difficult to unify the views。 British Liberal Democratic Party that, while Theresa May signed an agreement, but the agreement not only to face the impact of internal dissent of the ruling party, they are confronted with the British people as well as different factions test of party politics。
  From watching the negotiations, the United Kingdom and the European Union is not a small disagreement on trade and other issues。   The EU has accused the British stance on trade and other issues are not clear enough, accused the British want to have the convenience of both the European Common Market, etc., do not want to be held accountable。
At the same time, the agreement did not make a clear definition on the jurisdiction of the European Court of Justice and other sensitive issues, these ambiguities potential problems for future negotiations。   United Kingdom March 29 this year formally submitted "off Europe," the letter to the European Union, became the first EU member states to seek to exit。 According to EU law, both sides need within two years (before March 29, 2019) to complete the "off Europe" negotiations。