UK PM May says she is 'ambitious and positive' about Brexit talks

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Posted: Oct 23, 2017 10:55 AM

LONDON (Reuters) - British Prime Minister Theresa May said on Monday she was "ambitious and positive" about the country's future and its negotiations to leave the European Union, describing the talks as being conducted in a "constructive spirit".

"I am ambitious and positive about Britain's future and these negotiations," she told parliament. "If we are going to take a step forward together it must be on the basis of joint effort and endeavor between the UK and the EU."

(Reporting By Andrew MacAskill, writing by William James, Editing by Alistair Smout)