EU NOT OPEN TO RENEGOTIATION WITH UK

A stunned EU on Friday urged Britain to leave as “soon as possible” amid fears the devastating blow to European unity could spark a chain reaction of further referendums.

German Chancellor Angela Merkel and French President Francois Hollande led calls for the European Union to reform in order to survive a traumatic divorce with Britain following its vote to leave. In a sign that the bloc wants to move on swiftly, EU chiefs told Britain in a strongly-worded joint statement to “give effect to this decision of the British people as soon as possible, however painful that process may be.”

The uncompromising stance came after Prime Minister David Cameron said he would resign and leave the negotiations for Britain’s departure from the 28-nation club to a successor who will be named by October.

Read more at: http://www.vanguardngr.com/2016/06/no-renegotiation-britains-membership-says-eu/

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