UK Labour leader backs staying in EU

Opposition Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn, pictured in London on September 12, 2015, said that staying in the EU was in Britain's best interestsBritain’s opposition Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn said Saturday that staying in the European Union was in the country’s best interests. The left-wing veteran, who has displayed a eurosceptic streak throughout his political life, said his party would make the case for a “social Europe” during the referendum campaign. Conservative Prime Minister David Cameron wants to finalise a renegotiation of Britain’s terms of membership at an EU summit on February 18 and 19.

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