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Nick Clegg dismisses David Cameron's EU strategy as 'wishful thinking'


Prime Minister David Cameron's plans to renegotiate Britain's ties with the European Union are wishful thinking and likely to yield only minor concessions that will not unite his governing Conservative party, his coalition partner will warn today.

In a speech at Thomson Reuters in London, Deputy Prime Minister, Nick Clegg, will launch one of his strongest critiques of Cameron's Europe policy so far as he unveils his own ideas for reform and sets out the case for Britain to remain inside the 28-nation bloc.