German Chancellor Angela Merkel speaks to delegates of Germany’s largest industrial union IG Metall during the trade union congress in Nuremberg, Germany October 10, 2019. REUTERS/Andreas Gebert
NUREMBERG, Germany (Reuters) – Chancellor Angela Merkel said on Thursday that Germany wanted to minimise the negative impact of Brexit in both Britain and Germany if Britain were to leave the European Union in a disorderly manner.
“We want to reduce the negative effects, even if there is a disorderly Brexit, in both countries,” Merkel said.
Reporting by Reuters Television; Writing by Michelle Martin; Editing by Tassilo Hummel