'Brexit' Day Arrives; How Will Britain Vote?05:37
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A voter arrives to cast his ballot paper at a polling station set up inisde a residential house in Rochdale, northern England, on June 23, 2016, as Britain holds a referendum to vote on whether to remain in, or to leave the European Union (EU).
Millions of Britons began voting Thursday in a bitterly-fought, knife-edge referendum that could tear up the island nation's EU membership and spark the greatest emergency of the bloc's 60-year history. (OLI SCARFF/AFP/Getty Images)
A voter arrives to cast his ballot paper at a polling station set up inisde a residential house in Rochdale, northern England, on June 23, 2016, as Britain holds a referendum to vote on whether to remain in, or to leave the European Union (EU). Millions of Britons began voting Thursday in a bitterly-fought, knife-edge referendum that could tear up the island nation's EU membership and spark the greatest emergency of the bloc's 60-year history. (OLI SCARFF/AFP/Getty Images)
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British voters are deciding whether to stay in the European Union or leave. Here & Now's Jeremy Hobson speaks with the BBC's Sean Curran about how the vote is being conducted.

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Sean Curran, BBC political correspondent. He tweets @cripeswatson.

This segment aired on June 23, 2016.

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