The combination of the words "Britain" and "exit" refers to a possible withdrawal of the United Kingdom from the European Union.
A referendum on the country's membership of the EU will be held on 23 June 2016. Here you find an automatic compilation of DW content on the "Brexit" topic.
Michel Barnier has set a target of October 2018 for the UK to agree a deal to leave the EU. Prime Minister Theresa May plans to invoke Article 50 by the end of March, which will trigger a two-year deadline to withdraw.