WORLD British PM admits 'very disappointing' result in EU vote

WORLD

British PM admits 'very disappointing' result in EU vote

AFP

20:44, May 27, 2019

British Prime Minister Theresa May on Monday lamented a "very disappointing" result from European Parliament elections in which her Conservatives were crushed by the Brexit Party of anti-EU populist Nigel Farage.

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A board shows the first early election results of European Parliament (EP) elections at EP General Assembly Hall, on May 26, 2019 in Brussels, Belgium. (Photo: VCG)

"A very disappointing night for Conservatives," May tweeted. "It shows the importance of finding a Brexit deal, and I sincerely hope these results focus minds in parliament."

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