|Author (Corporate)||Welsh Government|
|Series Title||Press Release|
The First Minister of Wales Carwyn Jones responded on the 24 June 2016 to the result of the referendum on Britain's membership of the European Union on the 23 June 2016.
He said 'The country has taken a fundamental decision. I am deeply disappointed with the result'. He called for unity across the country.
Mr Jones stated 'six priorities arising from these changed circumstances'.
+ protect jobs and economic confidence
52.5% of voters in Wales backed Leave, compared with 47.5% supporting Remain.
|Countries / Regions||Wales|