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No-deal Brexit "dangerously realistic scenario' - Finnish minsiter

By Jonas Ekblom

BRUSSELS, Oct 9 (Reuters) - The European Union is "prepared to face" a no-deal Brexit, which is a "dangerously realistic scenario", Finnish Minister for European Affairs Tytti Tuppurainen told the bloc's lawmakers.

"The UK crashing out is a dangerously realistic scenario," Tuppurainen, whose Finland now holds the rotating EU presidency, said at the European Parliament's plenary session Wednesday.

(Reporting by Jonas Ekblom, Editing by Gabriela Baczynska)

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