On the website of the Council of Europe a joint statement by its President, Donald Tusk, head of the European Commission Jean-Claude Juncker and the head of European Parliament Martin Schultz in which they Express the official position of the EU on the results of the referendum on the British exit from the EU.
So, Tusk, Juncker and Schulz urged the UK authorities as soon as possible ” to fulfill the desire of people in the country. They call the process of withdrawal is painful, but I advise you not to hesitate with this decision, because “any delay will contribute to the protraction of uncertainty.”
The EU representatives considered the current situation is unprecedented, however, assured that Europe is United in its view and will continue the work of the Union is composed of 27 States. The statement stressed that the decision on withdrawal from the EU, the British adopted within the framework of a free democratic process.
“We regret this decision, but respect it”, – stated in the message of the European Council.
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