PBS NewsHour

News Wrap: United Kingdom officially exits European Union

Clip: 01/31/2020 | 6m 39s | Video has closed captioning.

In our news wrap Friday, the United Kingdom has officially left the European Union, after three and a half years of political wrangling. Prime Minister Boris Johnson hailed Brexit's arrival in a televised speech. Also, the novel coronavirus outbreak has killed nearly 250 people and infected 11,000 in China. Several major U.S. airlines are halting flights to and from the country as a precaution.

Aired: 01/31/20

Rating: NR

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