Reassure Britons in EU more before we sign off deal

... and offer associate EU citizenship to those who still value being European

More must be done to reassure Britons abroad in the EU and other EU citizens living in the UK before the European Parlia­ment can ratify the Brexit deal, says its Brexit chief Guy Verhofstadt.

MEP Mr Verhofstadt also urged EU colleagues to return to the idea – first raised in 2016 – that Britons could be offered an optional “associate” EU citizenship to maintain their rights if they still feel ...

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