Marine Le Pen will initiate a referendum to withdraw France from the EU

Wednesday, 14 September, 2016 - 13:45

The leader of the "National Front" of France, Marine Le Pen  speaking today in the European Parliament has once again confirmed the readiness to hold a referendum on the country's membership in the EU, if she is elected president.

She recalled that the referendum - is the best tool of democracy.

"Leave the nations the right to be free to leave them to cooperate at the level at which they want to." - She urged the European authorities, reports TASS.

Earlier, a referendum on membership in the European Union was held in the UK. Most of the voters (51.9%) were in favor of the country's exit from the European Union (Brexit).

Marine Le Pen then called the British results of the referendum victory and called for a plebiscite in France.