She informed the European Parliament: “I can’t let you know whether or not there will probably be a deal or not. However I can let you know there’s a path to an settlement now.
“The trail could also be slender however it’s there. It’s subsequently our duty to proceed making an attempt. The excellent news is that we’ve got discovered a manner ahead on most points.”
She stated the 2 important points that stay excellent are the extent enjoying subject and fisheries.
Ms von der Leyen stated that the dialogue over fisheries was “very troublesome” and that they didn’t query the UK’s sovereignty however had been asking for “predictability and stability”.
She additionally stated the negotiating groups had been working “day and night time” and generally “in opposition to all odds” to succeed in an settlement.