Obama deals blow to eurosceptics

It’s been a tough week for eurosceptics. Last week, US president Barack Obama warned Prime Minister David Cameron that a British exit (or ‘Brexit’) from the European Union would exclude the UK from a US-EU trade deal “potentially worth hundreds of billions of pounds a year”, reports The Guardian’s Julian Borger.

He also reportedly threw cold water on hopes that, in the event of Britain leaving, Washington would make a separate deal with the UK.

Meanwhile, a report from the Centre for European Reform think tank made “unwelcome reading” for those who want to leave the EU, notes Sam Fleming [...]

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