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UK flag taken down at EU Council in Brussels ahead of Brexit hour

Reuters Friday, 31 January 2020
Britain's Union Jack was removed from a line of EU member state flags inside the European Council building in Brussels on Friday evening ahead of the U.K.'s exit from the bloc at midnight local time (2300 GMT).
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Britain's Union Flag was removed from lines of EU member state flags at the European Parliament building in Brussels on Friday evening ahead of the United Kingdom's exit from the bloc at midnight.

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