Sturgeon demands guarantees for EU citizens in the U.K

STEPHANIE LECOCQ

Scotland's First Minister Nicola Sturgeon (R) is welcomed by European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker on the sidelines of the second day of an EU council meeting in Brussels, Belgium, 29 June 2016.

EU nationals in the U.K and British immigrants to the EU held hostages in Brexit negotiations.


Ahead of talks with EU member state diplomats, the Scottish First Minister Nicola Sturgeon is calling on for guaranteed residence status for EU citizens.

On Sunday, July 3rd, Sturgeon challenged Prime Minister David Cameron and his potential successors to guarantee that the residence status of EU residents already in the U.K is not under threat.

“I am (…) seeking immediate guarantees from the Prime Minister, and all Conservative leadership candidates, that the residency status and the othe...


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