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UK PM May says Brexit transition period to last around two years

Prime Minister Theresa May said that a Brexit implementation period would last for around two years.

world Updated: Sep 22, 2017 21:21 IST
Reuters, Florence,Italy
British Prime Minister Theresa May gestures as she delivers a speech aimed at unlocking Brexit talks, on September 22, 2017, in Florence.
British Prime Minister Theresa May gestures as she delivers a speech aimed at unlocking Brexit talks, on September 22, 2017, in Florence.(AFP Photo)

Prime Minister Theresa May said that a Brexit implementation period would last for around two years.

“During the implementation period, people will be continue to be able to come and live and work in the UK but there will be a registration system, an essential preparation for the new regime,” May said in Florence.

“As of today, these considerations point to a implementation period of around two years,” she said.