Brexit: Nigel Farage says EU behaving like the mafia
There have been sharp exchanges in the European parliament over Britain's exit from the EU.
Centre-right leader Manfred Weber warned that London could not cherry pick the best aspects of EU membership.
Liberal leader and Brexit negotiator, Guy Verhofstadt, called Brexit a domestic political cat-fight that got out of hand.
Nigel Farage, who was a key figure in the Brexit campaign, was reprimanded for accusing members of the European Parliament of treating Britain like a mafia hostage.
- From the section Europe