Rather, the two countries’ leaders say, you can only decide whether to stay or go.
The cautions come on the heels of Mr. Cameron’s decision to allow voters to decide the fate of the United Kingdom’s alliance with the EU. Just today, Mr. Cameron also said that before putting the issue to vote, he would attempt to renegotiate terms of membership more in favor of Britain.
“Being a member of the European Union involves obligations,” said Najat Vallaud-Belkacem, spokeswoman for French President Francois Hollande.
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Cheryl Chumley is a continuous news writer for The Washington Times. Previously, she was part of the start-up team for The Washington Times’ digital aggregation product, Times247. She’s also a 2008-2009 Robert Novak journalism fellow with The Phillips Foundation. She can be reached at firstname.lastname@example.org.
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