Crisis talks after French far-right leader Le Pen calls for a referendum on France's EU membership in wake of Brexit pic.twitter.com/rphU7BpSEV— Israel News Flash (@ILNewsFlash) June 25, 2016
Leaders of the National Front party reportedly announced support for a "Frexit" movement in the wake of the surprising results in Britain. One leader declared it was "our turn now" to reexamine the relationship between France and the EU.
The National Front party controls only a handful of seats in the French government.
But experts said Friday the push for an EU membership referendum in France could gain momentum given the precedent set by the U.K.
Spain's conservatives win election... https://t.co/DtpYoxjaAL— DRUDGE REPORT (@DRUDGE_REPORT) June 26, 2016
Notice we in the press went from: "OMG we never saw this coming!!" right into "We're experts on why they voted this way & what it means."?— Sharyl Attkisson (@SharylAttkisson) June 26, 2016