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Britain formally leaves EU after 47 years of membership

Britain officially left the European Union (EU) at 11 p.m. (2300 GMT) Friday, putting an end to its 47-year-long membership of the world’s largest trading bloc. In a televised special address to the nation, British Prime Minister Boris Johnson, who took office amid the Brexit crisis, called the moment “the …

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New 50p Brexit coin unveiled days before UK’s leaving date

The new 50p coin marking Britain’s departure from the EU this week has been unveiled by Chancellor Sajid Javid. The grinning chancellor held up one of the new pieces, inscribed with the words ‘Peace, prosperity and friendship with all nations’, and the date of January 31. Around three million Brexit …

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