EU leaders to discuss Brexit, ties with China

BRUSSELS, The focus of the European Union leaders summit will be Brexit, as well as global issues like relations with Chin and and the situation in Ukraine during their meeting here on Thursday and Firday.

“China is a key global player in all these issues. We will have an in-depth exchange of views on the direction of our overall relations with China, ahead of the upcoming EU-China summit,” President of the European Council, Donald Tusk, said in his invitation letter to the EU leaders released this evening.

“On Ukraine, five years after the illegal annexation of Crimea, we stand firm in our commitment to Ukrainian sovereignty. We will adopt conclusions recalling our resolve,” he said.

The EU summit will further discuss the threat of disinformation and to protect elections across the EU, climate change and economic issues.

Source: Kuwait News Agency