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Business leaders force British PM to defend EU referendum plan

Tuesday, November 11, 2014 - 05:50
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Mr Cameron's referendum policy means he is, unusual for a Conservative Party leader, on the opposite side of the debate from most big business groups.

London

UK Prime Minister David Cameron was forced to defend his plan to hold a referendum on European Union (EU) membership as he appealed for the support of business leaders in next year's general election.

Mr Cameron was the first of three UK party leaders to make his pitch to