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A Bitter Budget Battle Looms in the EU

Oct 13, 2016 | 09:30 GMT
A Bitter Budget Battle Looms in the EU
The debate over the next EU budget probably will not begin for at least another year and a half, but given the current political and economic climate in Europe, it stands to be the most controversial budget debate in the bloc's history.
(JACQUES DEMARTHON/AFP/Getty Images)

When Britain leaves the European Union, it will take with it the sizable financial contributions it makes to the bloc's budget. That will leave remaining member states with some difficult choices to make about how big future budgets should be, what they should pay for and how much members should...

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