Brexit Boris Johnson Signs Withdrawal Agreement In Downing Street
On the EU side, the European Parliament also approved the ratification of the agreement on 29 January 2020 and the Council of the European Union approved the conclusion of the agreement by email on 30 January 2020.  Accordingly, the European Union also deposited its instrument of ratification of the Agreement on 30 January 2020, thus concluding the Agreement and brought it into force on the date of the Withdrawal of the United Kingdom from the Union, on 31 January 2020, at 11 p.m GMT. The images of Johnson, who signs the official agreement after more than two years of negotiations, came after a more sober photographic moment for Ursula von der Leyen and Charles Michel, the leaders of the European Commission and the Council respectively. Boris Johnson signed on January 31 the withdrawal agreement to take Britain out of the European Union. . . .