⚖️ Brexit Threatened with Action in the Hague ⚖️

Remainers are now gleefully hoping that the threat of the UK being taken to the Hague for a breach of treaty will force the government to keep the UK within the European Economic Area. There are two agreements at play here, one that set up the European Union and another that set up the European Economic Area. With the single market being common to both. -------------------------------- Supercharge your YouTube videos: http://bit.ly/2vbl9z2 -------------------------------- By using Article 50, the UK has given plenty of notice that it is leaving the European Union. But some legal experts say that this does not technically also qualify as notice that we are leaving the European Economic Area. And staying in the European Economic Area means staying in the single market and that means staying under EU control. The members of the European Economic Area, which allows for the free movement of people, goods, services and capital into the single market, are all the EU member states as well as Norway, Iceland and Lichtenstein - with the three non-EU members paying a fee and obeying all the rules. The main sticking point is that the European Economic Area is not the same as the EU single market and the UK has signed up to both. We’ve triggered Article 50, but to leave the European Economic Area the UK would also have to trigger article 127 of the European Economic Area agreement, say the pro-EU challengers, which we have not done. Therefore on leaving the EU, one school of thought is that we are still tied into the European Economic Area, whereas our government believes that UK involvement in the European Economic Area is only due to our EU membership. The claim is that, were we to leave the European Economic Area with less than twelve months notice, we would be breaching international law and could possibly end up answering to the Permanent Court of Arbitration in The Hague. But to trigger article 127, the government would probably have to get a vote through parliament and that is the real headache for Theresa May at the moment given all the Remainers on her benches as well as those in the House of Lords. At present Remain MPs are looking to get enough support to amend the withdrawal bill to keep us in the European Economic Area. Leaving the EU without leaving the European Economic Area obviously makes a nonsense of the whole process of trying to regain control over our country. So this will alarm Leave voters. But Leavers take heart - all this can be avoided if the UK just invokes Article 62 of the Vienna Convention on Treaties, which allows a party to walk away from a treaty if there is a ‘fundamental change of circumstances not foreseen by contracting parties’. The EU referendum result was obviously such a case as the provisions of the treaties do not allow for it. Therefore giving the power to the UK to withdraw from the European Economic Area agreement without giving 12 months notice. I’ve put some links to source material below in the description box to help. The government should forge ahead and make sure any attempt to tie the UK into the European Economic Area is thrown out. Now, does our failure to trigger article 127 concern you, or do you think we should just cite the Vienna Convention and go at the appropriate time? Please leave a comment below, thank you. Sources: http://www.independent.co.uk/news/uk/politics/brexit-latest-news-uk-eu-single-market-quit-international-tribunal-risk-no-formal-notice-europe-a7877436.html https://inews.co.uk/explainers/iq/forget-article-50-its-article-127-that-may-prove-a-sticking-point/ https://www.instituteforgovernment.org.uk/brexit-explained/brexit-explained-article-127-and-single-market http://www.efta.int/media/documents/legal-texts/eea/the-eea-agreement/Main%20Text%20of%20the%20Agreement/EEAagreement.pdf http://gerardbattenmep.co.uk/wp-content/uploads/2017/06/UKIP-EU-Exit-Plan-23rd-June-2017.pdf

TARGET AD 2
2017/08/12 Jeff Taylor   Share on Facebook

RELATED VIDEOS

✏️ No! To a Second EU Referendum! ✏️
Play Video

✏️ No! To a Second EU Referendum! ✏️

2017/08/21
🇬🇧 🇬🇧 Brexit UK Does Not Need the ECJ! 🇬🇧 🇬🇧
Play Video

🇬🇧 🇬🇧 Brexit UK Does Not Need the ECJ! 🇬🇧 🇬🇧

2017/08/20
Great News for Brexit!
Play Video

Great News for Brexit!

2017/07/25
NEW BREXIT POLL HAS GLOBALISTS RAGING MAD
Play Video

NEW BREXIT POLL HAS GLOBALISTS RAGING MAD

2017/08/11
⛓ Plan to Make Post-Brexit UK ‘Submissive’ ⛓
Play Video

⛓ Plan to Make Post-Brexit UK ‘Submissive’ ⛓

2017/08/18
😡 🇪🇺 Plot to Remain in the EU 🇪🇺 😡
Play Video

😡 🇪🇺 Plot to Remain in the EU 🇪🇺 😡

2017/08/17
Merkel
Play Video

Merkel's NIGHTMARE: Brexit could WRECK Germany's economy, Berlin officials warn

2017/08/21
BREAKING - EU told the one very important reason why it CAN’T delay trade talks until after Brexit
Play Video

BREAKING - EU told the one very important reason why it CAN’T delay trade talks until after Brexit

2017/08/21
Umunna refuses to rule out second Brexit referendum - as EU talks are now
Play Video

Umunna refuses to rule out second Brexit referendum - as EU talks are now 'impossible'

2017/08/21
🚢 SNP Could Veto Brexit Trade Deals? What ....! 🚢
Play Video

🚢 SNP Could Veto Brexit Trade Deals? What ....! 🚢

2017/08/19
Former ECJ judge demolishes Brussels’ attempt to deny UK legal sovereignty after Brexit
Play Video

Former ECJ judge demolishes Brussels’ attempt to deny UK legal sovereignty after Brexit

2017/08/21
Play Video

'A terrible betrayal' Gove fights Hammond over use of fishing as a Brexit bargaining chip

2017/08/21
BREAKING - The reward for hard Brexit: Economy to swell by £135bn EVERY YEAR, experts calculate
Play Video

BREAKING - The reward for hard Brexit: Economy to swell by £135bn EVERY YEAR, experts calculate

2017/08/21
Be Prepared for a ‘No Deal’ Brexit! 🇬🇧 🇬🇧 🇬🇧
Play Video

Be Prepared for a ‘No Deal’ Brexit! 🇬🇧 🇬🇧 🇬🇧

2017/08/05
Hugh Bennett debates Lucy Thomas on Brexit
Play Video

Hugh Bennett debates Lucy Thomas on Brexit

2017/08/21
Brexit: Ireland proves why the EU will fail
Play Video

Brexit: Ireland proves why the EU will fail

2017/08/13
🇮🇪  Brexit - Progress on the Irish EU UK Border 🇮🇪
Play Video

🇮🇪 Brexit - Progress on the Irish EU UK Border 🇮🇪

2017/08/16
BREAKING - Pressure on European Union as the Government presents viable Brexit deal
Play Video

BREAKING - Pressure on European Union as the Government presents viable Brexit deal

2017/08/21
Former ECJ judge demolishes Brussels’ attempt to deny UK legal sovereignty after Brexit
Play Video

Former ECJ judge demolishes Brussels’ attempt to deny UK legal sovereignty after Brexit

2017/08/21
EU causing its own demise as it spends millions to stop Brexit-like breaks, MEP blasts
Play Video

EU causing its own demise as it spends millions to stop Brexit-like breaks, MEP blasts

2017/08/20
If eastern Europeans leave Britain after Brexit, what happens? | Anywhere but Westminster
Play Video

If eastern Europeans leave Britain after Brexit, what happens? | Anywhere but Westminster

2017/02/02
Labour Chuka Umunna Phones Nick Ferrari To Remoan About BREXIT
Play Video

Labour Chuka Umunna Phones Nick Ferrari To Remoan About BREXIT

2017/08/21
The Truth About Brexit and the UK Car Industry
Play Video

The Truth About Brexit and the UK Car Industry

2017/03/12
UK BREAKING - EU membership by stealth: Britain to be tied to European Court
Play Video

UK BREAKING - EU membership by stealth: Britain to be tied to European Court 'in all but name'

2017/08/21
Powered by YouTube

Disclaimer

None of the audio/visual content is hosted on this site. All media is embedded from other sites such as GoogleVideo, YouTube etc. Therefore, this site has no control over the copyright issues of the streaming media.

All issues concerning copyright violations should be aimed at the sites hosting the material. This site does not host any of the streaming media and the owner has not uploaded any of the material to the video hosting servers. Anyone can find the same content on Google Video or YouTube by themselves.

The owner of this site cannot know which documentaries are in public domain, which has been uploaded to e.g. YouTube by the owner and which has been uploaded without permission. The copyright owner must contact the source if he wants his material off the Internet completely.