May's letter to EU on Brexit extension to be sent Wednesday -BBC
March 19 (Reuters) - British Prime Minister Theresa May on
Wednesday will send a letter to European Council President
Donald Tusk seeking an extension of her country's departure from
the European Union beyond a March 29 deadline, BBC News'
political editor reported in a tweet late on Tuesday.
"Number 10 indicates PM extension letter will definitely be
sent tmrw," the tweet read, in a reference to Number 10 Downing
Street, the prime minister's reference.
Earlier Tuesday, May's spokesman had said the letter would
be sent either on Tuesday or Wednesday.
(Reporting by Shubham Kalia in Bengaluru; editing by Jonathan
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