LONDON — European politicians on Sunday pressed Britain to launch the formal process of leaving the European Union, while new rifts emerged in the nation’s politics, underscoring a sense of drift on all sides after the shock of last week’s referendum.
The departure of Britain will increase the prominence of Germany, already Europe’s most prosperous and populous country, and put pressure on Chancellor Angela Merkel to navigate a peaceful split.
20:28 With Europe-Canada Deal Near Collapse, Globalization’s Latest Chapter Is History
16:10 The Putin's 'Puppet' Accusations Speak Volumes About the Sad State of U.S.-Russia Relations
14:33 At her first summit since Brexit vote, UK's May vows to work closely with EU
04:24 Cold and frosty EU morning for Theresa May