Phil Hogan: Britain may have to hold another election

Hogan said the result of the British election “clearly indicates that the notion of a hard Brexit has been rejected”

11th June, 2017

Ireland’s European Commissioner Phil Hogan has said Britain may need a second election after prime minister Theresa May failed to secure an overall majority last week.

Hogan said the result of the British election “clearly indicates that the notion of a hard Brexit has been rejected”, but added a balanced deal would be more difficult due to hardline elements of the Conservative Party.

“It’s very difficult to see how you can...

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