The Debate

Messy Divorce: EU, UK scramble after Brexit vote (part 1)

Now that Britain's voted out, what's the plan? Amid crisis talks and damage control, two schools of thought are emerging: the "cut the cord" crowd, who want to nip uncertainty in the bud, thereby easing market jitters while signaling to others that EU membership can't be an open marriage. Then there are those who wonder whether no really means no. They're rooting for a second referendum or a snap general election.


Produced by Charles WENTE, François WIBAUX and Van MEGUERDITCHIAN.

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