March 3, 2017 / 10:46 AM / 9 months ago

UK will trigger article 50 by end of March - Brexit minister

BRATISLAVA (Reuters) - Britain will trigger the legal process for leaving the European Union by the end of March, Brexit minister David Davis said on Friday.

British Secretary of State for Exiting the European Union, David Davis during a press conference at Rosenbad in Stockholm, Sweden February 14, 2017. TT News Agency/Maja Suslin via REUTERS

“Are we going to trigger Article 50 by the end of the month? Yes,” Davis told a news conference in Bratislava after meeting Slovak Prime Minister Robert Fico.

Reporting by Tatiana Jancarikova; Editing by Gareth Jones

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