Until now, EU rules allowed only for sanctions on individuals and companies targeted by the UN. EU governments could act individually.
EU leaders met to discuss a six-month post-Brexit ‘road map’ to restore public acceptance; however, leaving many leaders dissatisfied.
Scotland’s First Minister Nicola Sturgeon has indicated that a second referendum for Scottish independence is likely.
A look at the the specifics of the withdrawal process, when it is likely to begin, and whether this vote to leave is really final and binding.