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Cameron Retreats From Making Ministers Support EU Membership

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David Cameron said comments he’d made suggesting U.K. government ministers would have to support continued European Union membership were “misinterpreted,” after protests from lawmakers in his Conservative Party.

The prime minister got a taste of how his plan to renegotiate Britain’s EU membership will dominate the political agenda at the close of the Group of Seven summit at Schloss Elmau, Germany. All but one of the questions at his closing press conference were on issues of detail around Europe.