A bad day for Europe: Sigmar Gabriel

By: | Published: June 24, 2016 10:25 AM

German Vice Chancellor Sigmar Gabriel on Friday described Britain's vote to leave the European Union as "a bad day for Europe".

"Damn! A bad day for Europe," Gabriel, who is also Germany's economy minister, said on his official Twitter account. (Reuters)“Damn! A bad day for Europe,” Sigmar  Gabriel said on his official Twitter account. (Reuters)

German Vice Chancellor Sigmar Gabriel on Friday described Britain’s vote to leave the European Union as “a bad day for Europe”.

“Damn! A bad day for Europe,” Gabriel, who is also Germany’s economy minister, said on his official Twitter account.

ALSO READ: Britain votes for Brexit, declares BBC

Results from Thursday’s landmark referendum showed Britain voted to leave the EU, an outcome that sets the country on an uncertain path and deals the largest setback to European efforts to forge greater unity since World War Two.

Get live Stock Prices from BSE and NSE and latest NAV, portfolio of Mutual Funds, calculate your tax by Income Tax Calculator, know market’s Top Gainers, Top Losers & Best Equity Funds. Like us on Facebook and follow us on Twitter.

Switch to Hindi Edition