2. Cameron slams EU demand

  • UK PM David Cameron has said that the EU's demand for Britain to contribute an extra £1.7bn to the EU is 'completely unacceptable'.
  • Cameron: 'I am not paying that bill'. 
  • Cameron has negotiated a gathering of EU treasury ministers to discuss recalculated EU contributions (Guardian).
  • UK, The Netherlands and Italy 'hit with additional bills'; France and Germany to receive a rebate (Guardian).