Francois Hollande says 'non' to treaty change before the EU referendum
Henry Samuel in Paris, and Christopher HopeDavid Cameron will have to wait years to re-write the terms of Britain’s membership of the European Union, Francois Hollande has said.
The French President’s officials poured scorn on suggestions from Mr Cameron can achieve “treaty change” before any in/out referendum, which he has committed to hold before the of 2017.
The remarks will raise tensions between London and Paris, ahead of an Anglo-French summit – part of which will be held in over a working lunch in pub in Oxfordshire - on Friday this week.
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"Francois Hollande says 'non' to treaty change before the EU referendum", La Clé des Langues [en ligne], Lyon, ENS de LYON/DGESCO (ISSN 2107-7029), janvier 2014. Consulté le 04/12/2023. URL: https://cle.ens-lyon.fr/anglais/archives/archives-revue-de-presse/francois-hollande-says-non-to-treaty-change-before-the-eu-referendum