The UK is made up of England, Scotland, Wales and Northern Ireland. Only two of those countries, England and Wales, voted to leave the EU. Ergo the UK did not vote to leave the EU.
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Russia should reinstate the czarist monarchy, the regional head of Crimea declared
Russia’s Putin aims to undermine Western Democracies with election meddling, experts say
Francois Fillon’s path to victory in the primaries of the right-wing was clear when he hardened his views on certain issues such as security, immigration and abortion.
Authorities in the Netherlands are to abandon electronic vote counting in favor of old fashioned methods
The leader of the ultra right-wing hasn´t got all the cards on her side as there is an internal power struggle going on within the party that can harm her party’s prestige.
Vladimir Kara-Murza, Russian pro-democracy activist, accuses Putin of second failed assassination attempt
The Emmanuel Macron phenomenon is the darling of the establishment, the one in favor of globalization, and the FTA with the USA, something Hollande was adamantly opposed to.
Allegations that Russia has used hacking, cyber attacks and digital misinformation campaigns to cause chaos
Northern Ireland voted in elections to its devolved assembly, but result was not expected to change the political balance