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Britain's EU membership at heart of Cameron's European tour

Britain's EU membership at heart of Cameron's European tour

Hot on the heels of his election victory, Prime Minister David Cameron embarked on a whirlwind two-day tour of Europe aimed at renegotiating Britain’s membership in the European Union. Cameron met with leaders in Holland and France on Thursday and plans to travel to Poland and Germany on Friday as part of his campaign to secure “substantive” changes ahead of a referendum on whether the British public wants to stay in or leave the EU. The meetings are unlikely to bring immediate results, yet they will provide a crucial litmus test of how open each country is to negotiation. A referendum on Britain’s membership of the EU was one of Cameron’s key promises...

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