The policy paper spells out some of the measures that would be taken to protect the citizens’ rights of EU nationals living in Britain and those of Britons living throughout the EU if there was a no-deal Brexit.
However the government insists that the only way the rights of Britons can really be protected is if the deal is ratified.
“The Withdrawal Agreement is the only way the UK government can guarantee the rights of the one million UK nationals living in the EU,” says the document.
The British government has called on EU member states to uphold their commitments to protect the rights of Britons living in their countries, whom they want to be able to stay and enjoy the same rights and protections as when Britain was part of the EU.
You can read the full policy document here:
Source: The local