rfi

On air
  • RFI English Live
  • RFI French Live
International report
rss itunes

Should I stay or should I go? Scotland and the European Elections

By Assa Samaké-Roman

With Brexit being postponed until later this year, the United Kingdom is obliged to take part in the European Parliament elections.

Voters in the UK, including EU citizens, are going to the polls today, Thursday 23 May.

This has been a very peculiar campaign for EU voters and candidate.

In Scotland, a nation which voted to stay in the EU, today's elections are gearing up to mean more than usual as Assa Samaké-Roman reports.

Click the 'play' button above to listen or subscribe to our podcast by searching 'rfi international report'.

Grim reapers: sand harvesting spells doom for Kenyan fishermen

Liberals fear Modi's government may threaten India's secular tradition

India's Dhobi Ghat laundry workers care more about survival than politics

How Istanbul mayor could pose biggest threat to Turkey's president Erdogan

India awards largest compensation to Bilkis Bano, a rape victim from anti-Muslim riots

Irrigation projects flood Zimbabwe's worst-hit drought region