By Ahmet Gurhan Kartal
LONDON (AA) – The EU agreed to a Brexit extension until May 22 if Prime Minister Theresa May’s deal is approved by the House of Commons, European Council President Donald Tusk said Thursday.
If the deal is not approved by parliament, the EU would allow an extension to April 12.
At a news conference alongside European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker, Tusk said the U.K. agreed to the E.U.’s proposals.
Wednesday May requested a delay until June 30.
The original planned date for Brexit was 29 March.