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Leaders reach deal aimed at keeping Britain from bolting European Union

Leaders reach deal aimed at keeping Britain from bolting European Union

At the end of two long, fraught days of negotiations, European Union leaders agreed unanimously to a new deal that will pave the way for a referendum on Britain’s continued membership in  the 28-member bloc.

The news was announced late Friday night after a series of drawn-out meetings that highlighted deep divisions between the different European nations.

European Council President Donald Tusk announced on Twitter that a deal had finally been achieved.

“Deal,” he declared. “Unanimous support for new settlement for #UKinEU.”

David Cameron sent a tweet shortly thereafter saying: “I have...

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