THE RESULTS OF THE EUROPEAN ELECTIONS 2019 IN THE UNITED KINGDOM AND THE POSITIONS OF THE DIFFERENT PARTIES ON “BREXIT”

Mario Bartoli, Consigliere dell’Accademia Europeista del Friuli Venezia Giulia

This report sets out to give a general idea of the different positions of the British parties on “Brexit” suggesting possible solutions.

The United Kingdom, together with the Netherlands, was the first country to vote for the European elections. The British voted on Thursday 23rd of May. Unlike the Netherlands, exit polls were not released at the voting stations.

The day after the vote the United Kingdom was shaken by the announcement of the resignation of the British Premier Theresa May, overwhelmed by the chaos of “Brexit”.  The counting of the ballot papers took place in the evening of Saturday 26th. Continue Reading