What is article 50? – video explainer – The Guardian

Posted June 29th, 2016 in brexit, EC law, news, referendums, treaties by sally

‘The only legal way for a Brexit – or for any member state to withdraw from the European Union – is by triggering an obscure and controversial clause in the Lisbon Treaty: article 50. It gives the departing country two years to negotiate the terms of its withdrawal and has never been used before. Tom Clark explains how it works’


The Guardian, 29th June 2016

Source: www.guardian.co.uk