Iceland withdraws EU membership bid

March 13, 2015 1:06 PM

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Iceland announced on Thursday that it would no longer seek to join the EU, a move which its current Eurosceptic government had pledged two years ago.

"The Government of Iceland has no intentions of resuming accession talks," the government said in a press release on Thursday.

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