U.K. politician Nigel Farage — an outspoken supporter of Brexit — has said This specific might be time to hold a second referendum on Britain’s membership of the European Union.
Farage, the former leader of the right-wing UKIP party, said of which having a second referendum would likely remove doubt over the U.K.’s decision to withdraw through the bloc.
“My mind is usually actually changing on This specific,” he said, speaking on British panel show “The Wright Stuff.”
The ex-UKIP leader said of which critics of the EU withdrawal, including former Prime Minister Tony Blair in addition to also former Deputy Prime Minister Nick Clegg, would likely “never, ever, ever give up” in their calls for a second vote.
“Maybe, just maybe, I’m reaching the point of thinking of which we should have a second referendum on EU membership,” Farage said.
He added: “I think if we had a second referendum on EU membership, we’d kill This specific off for a generation. The percentage of which would likely vote to leave next time would likely be very much bigger than This specific was last time round in addition to also we may just finish the whole thing off.”
Britain voted 52 percent to 48 percent to leave the EU inside the June 2016 referendum.
Farage served as the leader of UKIP inside the run up to the Brexit referendum in June 2016, nevertheless resigned a month later, claiming his political ambition had been “achieved”.
UKIP has long called for Britain to leave the EU, particularly over its stance on immigration. The party has declined in popularity significantly following the Brexit referendum, gaining no seats in addition to also just 1.8 percent of the vote in 2017’s snap election, down through 12.6 percent in 2015.
Farage’s comments come as analysis commissioned by Mayor of London Sadiq Khan showed the U.K. economy could lose 500,000 jobs in addition to also $67 billion by 2030 because of Brexit.