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Cameron: UK 'can do business' with Juncker

David Cameron has insisted he can "do business" with the new President of the European Commission, Jean-Claude Juncker, despite having vigorously opposed his appointment.

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Hunt: EU leaders were 'cowards' for voting for Juncker

Health Secretary Jeremy Hunt branded European Leaders 'cowards.' Credit: Joe Giddens/Press Association Images

Health Secretary Jeremy Hunt condemned the European leaders who privately voiced concerns of the nomination of Jean-Claude Juncker but voted for him at a summit in Brussels, as cowards.

He told Sky News: "As a result of cowardice yesterday from other leaders who were not prepared to stand up in public and say the things they said in private, they're going to have to work a lot harder to persuade the British people that Europe can be trusted with a proper reform agenda."

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