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Britain will be weaker
without EU, says USA

Telegraph [UK], by Alex Spillius

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Posted By:Attercliffe, 12/19/2012 1:23:36 AM

The White House has warned Britain that its position on the world stage could be significantly weakened by leaving the European Union. The Obama administration has expressed concern at what US officials see as Britain´s slide towards the European exit door. Washington firmly believes that the departure of its strongest partner in Europe would also reduce American influence on the continent, as Britain so often shares American views.[Snip] After observing the rise in popularity of Ukip and the rise of anti-European sentiment generally, the issue was raised by President Barack Obama in a video-conference call with the Prime Minister

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I´m wondering about Obama´s best friend, France--what happened to that "special relationship"?

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Reply 1 - Posted by: PChristopher, 12/19/2012 1:32:48 AM     (No. 9073664)

Britain should probably tell the White House to mind its own business. And take back your Kenyan subject too.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: Now or Never, 12/19/2012 1:51:26 AM     (No. 9073669)

If Obama thinks it´s a bad idea,..... then England, you are doing the right thing.



Obama is a cancer.

WAKE UP!

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Reply 3 - Posted by: flatwater, 12/19/2012 2:32:16 AM     (No. 9073681)

Barack Obama ALWAYS advises surrendering to Communism....

That, and Islam.

Britain is determined to do both.

All hail Marx and Lenin.

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Reply 4 - Posted by: Spidey, 12/19/2012 3:46:27 AM     (No. 9073690)

Obama believes in big bureaucracy and it doesn´t get much bigger than the EU.Socialism is a failure and it´s taken one hell of a long time for Britain to wake up ti it,assuming they have.Their internal bureaucracy is a cluster you know what.They´ve also been bamboozled by the climate change myth which has racked up wasted billions.

We just saw if you have a medical emergency on a weekend,you just go lay on a gurney until sometime Mon. afternoon.

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Reply 5 - Posted by: 4Justice, 12/19/2012 3:48:23 AM     (No. 9073691)

No, the USA does NOT say that...only the Obama regime says that. Obama any his commie cronies do not speak for all of us. Britain will be better off without the sleazy communist EU and its elites in power. Break free while you can!!!

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Reply 6 - Posted by: Trigger2, 12/19/2012 4:22:39 AM     (No. 9073698)

If I were running Britain I´d tell Barry to go pound sand.

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Reply 7 - Posted by: PoliticalJunky, 12/19/2012 4:36:30 AM     (No. 9073705)

Obama sees his dream of world govrnment slipping away. I remember when I first heard of the One World idea. I was in high school and now I am 91. I thought it was a lousy idea. Socialists and communists have a long view and keep working at it. Our life spans are too short and each new generation starts with no knowledge of what has come before so we are somehow always running behind. Sooner or later, they get their way. But maybe this is really the beginning of the end.

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Reply 8 - Posted by: Altoona, 12/19/2012 5:19:11 AM     (No. 9073720)

Another reason for the UK to leave the EU--sticking it to the Churchill hater.

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Reply 9 - Posted by: Grant Hodges, 12/19/2012 5:42:09 AM     (No. 9073725)

It is a pleasure to read the good common sense of L-dotter comments. Makes you realize that everyone isn´t crazy.

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Reply 10 - Posted by: uno, 12/19/2012 6:20:16 AM     (No. 9073756)

Stinky would change it to the PU....

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Reply 11 - Posted by: fljack, 12/19/2012 6:46:54 AM     (No. 9073777)

Texas will be weaker without USA, UN says. /so

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