Britain's Prime Minister David Cameron leaves Number 10 Downing Street during snow fall in central London January 18, 2013. REUTERS/Stefan Wermuth
British PM Cameron to deliver long-awaited EU speech this week
Posted : Sunday, 20 January 2013 05:09AM
LONDON (Reuters) - British Prime Minister David Cameron will deliver his long-awaited speech about relations with the European Union in the coming week, Foreign Secretary William Hague said on Sunday.
After months of speculation, Cameron had been scheduled to deliver the speech on Friday in the Netherlands, but it was postponed because of a hostage crisis involving Britons at a gas plant in Algeria.
"It will happen in the coming week. We will make an announcement about exactly when and where tomorrow," Hague told the BBC.
(Reporting by Estelle Shirbon; Editing by Alison Williams)
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