Wednesday, May 03, 2017

Theresa May: EU trying to influence General Election with threats

Theresa May has accused European politicians and officials of seeking to influence the General Election by making threats to the UK.

In extraordinary and uncompromising speech outside Downing Street, the Prime Minister said the European Commission had hardened its position to coincide with the 8 June poll.

"The events of the last few days have shown that whatever our wishes and however reasonable the positions of Europe's other leaders, there are some in Brussels who do not want these talks to succeed, who do not want Britain to prosper," she said ....