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1993 - Mr Major’s Doorstep Comments before the EU Summit

Below is the text of Mr Major’s comments made in Brussels before the EU Summit. The comments were made on 29th October 1993.


[Mr Major was asked what were his aims for the EU Summit]

PRIME MINISTER:

I think the cruel economic reality that concerns most people across Europe are jobs and growth. Those are the things I think we need to concentrate on today, certainly what I'll be concentrating on.