Mixed reaction from EU leaders to Cameron's speech

Germany's Chancellor Merkel said she would listen to David Cameron's ideas on Europe but said there would have to be compromise.

France's foreign minister was more critical.

Europe editor James Mates travelled between the two key capitals to gauge the responses:

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