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Juncker: Don't believe Brexit won't happen

Juncker: Don't believe Brexit won't happen
From BBC - January 8, 2018

European Commission chief Jean-Claude Juncker says he believes Brexit will happen and the EU should tackle its looming budget shortfall.

"Do not believe those who say that it's not going to happen and that people in the UK have realised their error... I do not think that's going to be the case," he told a Brussels conference.

The EU budget commissioner said the UK's departure would leave a hole of about 12-13bn (11-12bn; $14-$16bn).

The UK's exit is set for March 2019.

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