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Brexit: High-profile Germans beg UK to remain in EU

Leading German figures have written to the united kingdom asking it to remain within the EU.



The letter, printed within the Times, is signed by thirty one individuals, together with the leader of the Christian Democratic Union - and sure successor to Angela Merkel - Annegret Kramp-Karrenbauer and former Arsenal goalkeeper Jens Lehmann.



They cited post-work pints and pantomime as beloved British habits.



But the UK's role in post-war Europe is that the focus of the signatories line of work for Britain to remain.



"Without your nice nation, this Continent wouldn't be what it's nowadays," they wrote.



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The letter - conjointly signed by the chief government of airliner, Thomas Enders, and punk singer Campino - aforesaid the united kingdom had helped outline the eu Union as a community of "freedom and prosperity".



"After the horrors of the Second war, Britain failed to quit on US," it continuing.



"It has welcome European nation back as a sovereign nation and a eu power.



"This we tend to, as Germans, haven't forgotten and that we are grateful."



The signatories aforesaid that they "respect the choice" of a people UN agency wish to go away the EU and, if the country needs to go away permanently, "it can invariably have friends in European nation and Europe".



But they aforesaid the selection wasn't irreversible and "our door can invariably stay open".



'Friends across the Channel'

The letter concluded: "Britain has become a part of UN agency we tend to are as Europeans and thus we might miss Britain.



"We would miss the legendary British style associated visiting the saloon once work hours to drink an beer. we might miss tea with milk and driving on the left-hand aspect of the road. and that we would miss seeing the pantomime at Christmas.



"But over anything, we might miss Brits people - our friends across the Channel.



"Therefore Britons ought to understand, from the underside of our hearts, we wish them to remain."

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