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U.K. Projected to Leave European Union - WSJBritons voted to leave the European Union, U.K. broadcasters forecast, a startling rebuke that threatens to spark political turmoil in the U.K., weaken a continent already strained by multiple crises and rattle global financial markets
With 93% of voting areas reporting, Leave led Remain 51.8% to 48.2% early Friday. If that result holds, the U.K.’s ties with the EU would be severed after 43 years.
The pound fell more than 10% to its lowest point since 1985 and the outcome triggered steep drops in stock markets and a flight into safe assets such as bonds and gold.
World markets are going insane right now. Japan had to cease trading. The pound is at an unprecedented low.
BBC article if WSJ isn't working for you.