The Debate

Britain votes out: What next?

On Thursday’s referendum Britain voted to leave the European Union. This morning David Cameron announced his resignation so the UK is expected to have a new prime minister by October. But in the Leave camp two sides are emerging: Boris Johnson claims the UK will remain united and part of Europe, while Nigel Farage triumphantly declared June 23rd Britain's ‘Independence Day’. With pro-EU Scotland and Northern Ireland looking towards their own independence, what future for the UK a year from now?


Produced by Charles WENTE, Yann PUSZTAI, François WIBAUX, Van MEGUERDITCHIAN and Christopher DAVIS.

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