Theresa May set for possible meeting with EC chief Jean-Claude

Vastavam web: British Prime Minister Theresa May is set for a possible meeting with European Commission chief Jean-Claude Juncker in Brussels early today in a bid to seal a Brexit divorce deal, the EU said.EU Commission spokeswoman Mina Andreeva said on Twitter that they were “likely to meet this morning at 7:00 AM (0600 GMT) in the Berlaymont”, the organisation’s headquarters.EU President Donald Tusk had triggered fevered speculation yesterday about a deal when he announced that he would make a press statement on the Brexit talks at 0650 GMT today.

The frenetic talks come ahead of a Sunday deadline for Britain to finalise its divorce terms from the European Union so they can be approved by member states in time for an EU leaders’ summit on December 14-15.If so, the EU would then open long-anticipated talks on a future trade deal and a transition period with Britain.