Press Release: Foreign Secretary: My priorities are security, economy and Europe

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Series Details 16.07.14
Publication Date 16/07/2014
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The new Foreign Minister ('Foreign Secretary') for the United Kingdom Philip Hammond said on the 16 July 2014:

'I will work with the Prime Minister and Chancellor to negotiate significant reform in how the European Union works, to lay the ground for a new relationship between Britain and the EU. One that promotes our national interest and reflects the concerns of the British people'.

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