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Viral Video: European parliament sings Auld Lang Syne after voting confirms Brexit

The result was announced by the president of the European Parliament David Sassoli following the voting results where 621 voted in favour, 49 against and 31 abstentions.

By: Trends Desk | New Delhi | Published: January 30, 2020 7:11:06 pm
brexit, brexit parliament, brexit viral video, European Parliament approves brexit, EU politician, boris johnson A video of the emotional demonstration in the European parliament has gone viral on social media, triggering many reactions online.

After an emotional debate, the European Parliament gave the final approval to British Prime Minister Boris Johnson’s Brexit deal. Following the decision, the MEPs sang Auld Lang Syne — poem by Robert Burns in the Scottish language — celebrating British’s departure from the European Union (EU) on January 31.

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The result was announced by the president of the European Parliament David Sassoli following the voting results where 621 voted in favour, 49 against and 31 were absent. Many including British MP Molly Scott Cato broke into tears as they addressed the parliament.

A video of the emotional demonstration in the European parliament has gone viral on social media, triggering many reactions online.

Watch the video here:

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