David Cameron says Brexit vote must be accepted, timing up to Britain

Published: June 27, 2016
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British PM David Cameron speaks in the British parliament on Monday. SCREEN GRAB

British PM David Cameron speaks in the British parliament on Monday. SCREEN GRAB

LONDON: Prime Minister David Cameron said on Monday Britain’s vote to leave the European Unions must be respected and that the decision on when to trigger the formal “Article 50” exit process was a decision for “Britain alone”.

“There can be no doubt about the result … I am clear, and the cabinet agreed this morning, that the decision must be accepted,” Cameron told parliament.

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“The British government will not be triggering Article 50 at this stage … this is our sovereign decision and it will be for Britain, and Britain alone, to take.”

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  • sabi
    Jun 28, 2016 - 1:35AM

    Britain has done a great mistake of holding referendum on simple majority.
    With Scotland and Ireland threatening of quitting England can give England another chance of holding referendum this time with another TOR meaning on 2/3 majority basis.Backbto square!Recommend

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