Britain still confident on winning transition deal at EU summit - spokesman

LONDON, March 12 (Reuters) - Britain is still confident it can reach agreement with the European Union on a transition period after Brexit at an EU summit later this month, her spokesman said on Monday.

Asked whether the government believed it could strike an agreement at the meeting on March 22-24, the spokesman said: "Yes." (Reporting by Elizabeth Piper Editing by Alistair Smout)