October 9, 2019 / 10:24 AM / 10 months ago

Brexit is tragedy, should be as soft as possible - Dutch finance minister

LUXEMBOURG, Oct 9 (Reuters) - Dutch finance minister Wopke Hoekstra said on Wednesday that Brexit was a "tragedy" for Britain and the European Union, and should be agreed under the softest possible terms.

"I still think that the best outcome is a Brexit that is as soft as possible, but it takes two to tango," he told reporters on the sidelines of a meeting of euro zone finance ministers in Luxembourg. (Reporting by Francesco Guarascio; Editing by Andrew Heavens)

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