The Ides of March: The United Kingdom gets one last chance. Will it use it?

22 March 2019

Staying just a little bit longer? Or for good?

Summary: With the European Council throwing a lifeline to the United Kingdom, all options are back on the table. Rather than taking back control, the United Kingdom now finds itself dependent on the remainder of the European Union – with the absence of professionalism not endearing the British government to its colleagues. Meanwhile, the Prime Minister increasingly looks like a follower of events, not their driver.

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Prashant Sabharwal

Prashant Sabharwal is a PhD Researcher specializing in Comparative and European Constitutional Law (within the Public Law Department), who is currently part of the Montesquieu Institute in Maastricht.