Britain and EU agree to provisional dates for Brexit talks
Three initial negotiating groups for Brexit talks have been scheduled
- First three dates will be July 17, Sept 18 and Oct 9
- Talks on citizens' rights and financial settlement will be on the agenda
- A UK source cited by Reuters said Britain stood by a demand that the talks on the future relationship will run parallel with talk of Britain's exit
- Same source said first day of talks was "incredibly positive" and made "awful lot of progress"
The talks got underway today.