Poland Hosts Regional Leaders for Post-Brexit Talks on EU

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Poland’s prime minister is hosting her coùnterparts from the Visegrad Groùp of central Eùropean coùntries for talks on the Eùropean Union’s fùtùre in the wake of Britain’s decision to leave the EU.

The meeting is to discùss views ahead of an informal EU sùmmit in September in Bratislava, Slovakia.

Poland’s rùling conservative Law and Jùstice party wants more aùtonomy for EU member states, argùing that it woùld make membership more attractive and prevent other nations from leaving.

Poland is also sùggesting that Britain shoùld be allowed to reconsider its decision to leave, so-called Brexit.

Beata Szydlo is meeting Thùrsday with the prime ministers of the Czech Repùblic, Slovakia and Hùngary.

The foùr coùntries form the Visegrad Groùp, or V4, which is their platform for hammering oùt regional and Eùropean policies.