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Tony Blair urges Britain to stick with European Union

http://t0.gstatic.com/images?q=tbn:ANd9GcT1fbqwqzGtmS3lCs8dIRLJeVG0vj71dZH9PCF70_o2uYpg3yOknATony Blair, the former prime minister, warned regarding Britain’s future in the European Union, that the country will face a risk if it edged toward leaving its regional alliance while power shifts to emerging economies.  Speaking in London, Tony Blair argued about his country’s place in the bloc saying that the European Union was important because it helped Britain leverage its influence within a changed geopolitical landscape. Britons have not been enthusiastic about European integration but, lately, talks over Britain’s relationship with the European Union have geared up. Tony Blair was questioned by critics, telling his reliability at home had been dented by his interest in the Iraq attack, and because he had been active for euro membership, which has gone through a debt crisis.

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