Michel Barnier (@MichelBarnier )

Michel Barnier

Bio Chef de la négociation avec le Royaume-Uni @EU_Commission. Patriote et européen.
Location Bruxelles, Belgique
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iPhone : #EU27 consultations continue today in Lisbon: pleased to meet PM António Costa to take stock of the latest state of play and discuss the future EU-UK relationship, which will be based on a strong level playing field. #Brexit

iPhone : Delighted to speak Web Summit 2019 in #Lisbon today. The #EU stands ready to start building a fair & ambitious future relationship together with the #UK immediately after ratification of the #Brexit Withdrawal Agreement. Thanks to Paddy Cosgrave for being such a great host! 👍

iPhone : Thank you, President Juncker for more than 30 years of firmly pro-European stance.
-Almost 600 meetings at EU level
-Chairman of Social Affairs, Budget & Ecofin Councils
-One of the main architects of Maastricht Treaty
-President Eurogroup
-President of the European Commission

iPhone : Since day one, the EU has been united. We negotiated with the #UK as one union, one family. We put peace and people above everything else. Now it’s time to turn a page and look towards our new partnership with the UK #Brexit.

iPhone : I have just debriefed EU27 Ministers in Luxembourg. 🇪🇺 unity remains strong. We want an agreement that works for everybody: the whole #UK & whole #EU.

On route back to Brussels to take stock w/ my colleagues.

Talks are difficult but I believe an agreement is still possible.

iPhone : We are intensifying technical discussions with #UK over the coming days, in a constructive spirit. I will continue to debrief European Parliament & Member States. The 🇪🇺 will do everything it can for an agreement, fully in line with our principles. #Brexit 🏔

iPhone : I updated European Parliament & EU27 on #UK’s proposals. EU wants a Withdrawal Agreement w/ workable and effective solutions that create legal and practical certainty now. We owe this to peace & stability on the island of Ireland. We must protect consumers & businesses in the EU market.

iPhone : Jacques Chirac aimait les Français. Il avait la passion de la France et du monde. Il était un humaniste. Nous sommes nombreux à garder la fierté de l’avoir accompagné.