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Part of Oral Answers to Questions — Home Department – in the House of Commons at 3:43 pm on 10th March 2014.

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Photo of Pat McFadden Pat McFadden Labour, Wolverhampton South East 3:43 pm, 10th March 2014

At the critical moment a few weeks ago, and during the street protests in Kiev, the Foreign Ministers of Germany, France and Poland represented the European Union. Why was Britain absent from that group? Was it a deliberate choice of the UK Government, or was it a reflection of our threat to leave the European Union in three years’ time?