Johnson to talk to EU's von der Leyen on Saturday - spokesman

FILE PHOTO: Britain's Prime Minister Boris Johnson meets with European Commission President Ursula von der Leyen inside 10 Downing Street in London, Britain January 8, 2020. Kirsty Wigglesworth/Pool via REUTERS

LONDON (Reuters) - British Prime Minister Boris Johnson will speak to European Commission President Ursula von der Leyen on Saturday to take stock of the trade and future relationship negotiations and to discuss next steps, a spokesman said on Friday.

“The PM will be speaking to President von der Leyen tomorrow afternoon to take stock of negotiations and discuss next steps,” a spokesman from Johnson’s Downing Street office said.

Reporting by Elizabeth Piper; Editing by William Schomberg