EU executive refuses to campaign in British referendum

February 22, 2016 11:45 AM

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BRUSSELS – The European Union's executive Commission says it will stay out of the referendum campaign on whether Britain should leave the EU.

Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker did campaign last July in a Greek referendum on whether to accept an EU-brokered agreement to secure a massive economic bailout. But chief Commission spokesman Margaritis Schinas said Monday that "we will not take part in this process" ahead of the June 23 po...

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