Germany's Steinmeier says Brexit vote marks a sad day for Europe

Reuters News
Posted: Jun 24, 2016 1:11 AM

BERLIN (Reuters) - German Foreign Minister Frank-Walter Steinmeier said on Friday that Britain's vote to leave the European Union marked a sad day for Europe.

"The news from Britain is really sobering. It looks like a sad day for Europe and Britain," the German Foreign Ministry quoted Steinmeier as saying on its official Twitter account.

(Writing by Paul Carrel; Editing by Noah Barkin)