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UK: Union Jacks fly outside Buckingham Palace on Brexit morning00:59

UK: Union Jacks fly outside Buckingham Palace on Brexit morning

United Kingdom, London
February 1, 2020 at 08:36 GMT -00:00 · Published

The Mall outside Buckingham Palace was festooned with the usual Union Jack flags, with the Victoria Memorial in the foreground, the morning after Brexit became a reality.

The UK officially left the EU after 47 years of membership at 23:00 (GMT) on Friday, January 31, more than three years after the country voted to leave in the 2016 referendum.

Both parties now enter a transition period, due to end on December 31, 2020.

UK: Union Jacks fly outside Buckingham Palace on Brexit morning00:59
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The Mall outside Buckingham Palace was festooned with the usual Union Jack flags, with the Victoria Memorial in the foreground, the morning after Brexit became a reality.

The UK officially left the EU after 47 years of membership at 23:00 (GMT) on Friday, January 31, more than three years after the country voted to leave in the 2016 referendum.

Both parties now enter a transition period, due to end on December 31, 2020.

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