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Cameron claims Britain isn’t turning its back on Europe

By Agence France-Presse
Thursday, January 24, 2013 7:34 EDT
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Prime Minister David Cameron said Thursday that Britain was not turning its back on Europe, after angering his EU partners by announcing plans for a referendum on membership.

Speaking at the World Economic Forum in Davos, Cameron said: “This is not about turning our backs on Europe — quite the opposite. It’s about how we make the case for a more competitive, open and flexible Europe, and secure the UK’s place within it.”

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