British Prime Minister Boris Johnson hailed a new chapter in Britain’s history as he signed its divorce deal with the EU, clearing another hurdle ahead of the country’s departure from the bloc next Friday.
Mr. Johnson signed the agreement in Downing Street in front of European and British Foreign Office officials who had brought it from Brussels. In a tweet, Mr. Johnson said, he has signed the Withdrawal Agreement for the UK to leave the European Union on January 31st, honoring the democratic mandate of the British people.
Earlier Brussels’ top two officials, the Presidents of the European Commission and the European Council, signed off on Britain’s EU divorce agreement, Brexit.
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