Speech by President Barroso
Asked whether the PM welcomed a speech by President Barroso saying Britain should be treated differently within the EU, the PMS said the government had seen engagement from senior EU figures on the issue. The PM?s approach was that the EU should not follow a ?one size fits all? principle. original source.
Asked about the situation in Ukraine, the PMS said the important test would be seeing actions on the ground supporting Ukrainian elections later in May. The Foreign Secretary had said all Ukrainians should have the opportunity to express their democratic will. original source.
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