Tony Blair ‘deeply worried’ UK may quit EU

Tony Blair ‘deeply worried’ UK may quit EU


Former British premier, Tony Blair has told the German Die Zeit that he is "Deeply worried" that the UK may leave the EU in a referendum that could be triggered by a transfer of powers from London to Brussels as the union reconfigures in response to the Eurozone crisis.

Blair said, "If more competences are transferred to the EU, then its democratic legitimacy must be built up too," he added. "Britain must play a strong role in this. Because we need a balance betwe...


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