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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 have got their heads in the sand'

Health secretary Jeremy Hunt slammed the EU leaders for ignoring problems that the 28-strong union faces and said the Conservatives would only recommend a reform package to British voters if it was the "right deal".

EU leaders pose for a family photo in Ypres. Credit: REUTERS/Pascal Rossignol

"With the exception of David Cameron and the leader of Hungary, European leaders have simply got their heads in the sand about the problems that Europe faces and they are going to have to work much harder to persuade the British people that they really understand the need for reform," he said.

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