BERLIN The European Union really should consider to restrict the fallout from Britain’s determination to leave the European Union, German Chancellor Angela Merkel said on Monday, conceding that some destruction was unavoidable.
“This is an incision for the European Union, it really is an unfortunate occasion – Britain’s determination,” Merkel advised a joint news conference with Slovakian Key Minister Robert Fico and Czech Key Minister Bohuslav Sobotka in Berlin.
“We want to restrict the destruction. But there will the natural way be some damaging effect,” Merkel said, incorporating that it was far more critical that the remaining 27 EU member states adhere collectively and enhance the competitiveness of the bloc.
(Reporting by Joseph Nasr and Paul Carrel)