Austria urges British MPs to change Brexit decision


Austrian Finance Minister Hans Joerg Schelling of the Austrian Peoples Party OeVP addresses the media prior a weekly cabinet meeting in Vienna, Austria.

Austria urges British MPs to change Brexit decision

Austria’s finance minister has called on British parliamentarians to stop Brexit.

“If you look at other countries, you can change these decisions by parliament,” said Hans Jörg Schelling. “And I hope the wisdom of the parliamentarians will give a new guidance for leaving, and not to make a Brexit.”

As reported by The Local, Schelling recently told German newspaper Handelsblatt he can now imagine a situation whereby Scotland and Northern Ireland remain in the EU.

”Scotland, Northern Irel...

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