Theresa May and European Council president in hopes to restart Brexit talks

Vastavam web: Prime Minister Theresa May and European Council president Donald Tusk met Tuesday as Britain seeks to kick start deadlocked negotiations on leaving the European Union.Tusk met May at her office at 10 Downing Street as negotiators for the two sides held a fourth round of Brexit talks in Brussels.
The meeting comes days after May proposed a two-year transition period to smooth Britain’s departure from the bloc.The EU says more detail is needed. Chief negotiator Michel Barnier said Monday he was “keen and eager” to understand how May’s speech will be turned into a negotiating strategy.The EU says it won’t discuss future relationships until it has guarantees on Britain’s outstanding financial commitments, the rights of EU and British citizens affected by Brexit and the status of the Irish border.Meanwhile, British Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson tried to reassure eastern Europeans that they will remain welcome after Brexit. When Britain leaves the bloc it will end the automatic right of EU nationals to live and work in the UK, and that has left many worried for their futures.Johnson told Romania’s Agerpres news agency that some 500,000 Romanians currently in Britain are “hugely valued members of our society.”