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What kind of deal did Britain negotiate with the EU, and what happens next?

What kind of deal did Britain negotiate with the EU, and what happens next?

British Prime Minister David Cameron has spent months shuttling between European capitals to secure backing for a deal that would keep his country from bolting the European Union.

He claimed victory Friday in the final hours of a tough two-day summit. But the hard work has just begun: Now Cameron has to sell the deal to his own party and the British electorate.

The agreement reached with European leaders would provide greater protection to Britain from rules and principles that it does not like, including requirements to provide equal benefits to all EU residents living in...

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