Britain Votes to Leave EU in Referendum

But Gibraltar and Scotland vote to remain in.

Parliament London England
The Houses of Parliament in London, England at dawn, April 14, 2011 (Chris Goldberg)
  • 52 percent of Britons voted to leave the European Union in a referendum on Thursday.
  • The difference with the remain side was 1.3 million votes.
  • Gibraltar voted to to stay in the EU.
  • So did Scotland, which could reopen the question of its independence.