David Cameron

Former Prime Minister of the United Kingdom, British Conservative Party politician

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David Cameron: Former Prime Minister of the United Kingdom, British Conservative Party politician
David William Donald Cameron is a British Conservative Party politician who served as Prime Minister of the United Kingdom from 2010 to 2016. He was the Member of Parliament (MP) for Witney from 2001 to 2016 and leader of the Conservative Party from 2005 to 2016. He identifies as a one-nation conservative, and has been associated with both economically liberal and socially liberal policies.


Cameron: Breaking international law 'an absolute final resort' [Video]

Cameron: Breaking international law 'an absolute final resort'

Tory former prime minister David Cameron said passing an Act of Parliament andthen going on to break an international treaty obligation "is the very, verylast thing you should contemplate", saying he..

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Cameron: Breaking an international treaty should be a 'final [Video]

Cameron: Breaking an international treaty should be a 'final

David Cameron has said breaking an international treaty obligation is the 'very, very last thing you should contemplate'. The former Prime Minister added that we need to keep the 'prize' of a deal with..

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David Cameron says he has "misgivings" about the proposed law to override the withdrawal agreement.
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UK will lose respect overseas with Boris Johnson's 'mistaken' decision to scrap foreign aid department, David Cameron warns

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Prof Peter Sinclair taught the future prime minister at Brasenose College in the 1980s.
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Ed Miliband should be named president of UN climate change summit, Corbyn suggests

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Former British PM Cameron turns down climate summit job

Former British Prime Minister David Cameron rejected an offer from the government to lead a major United Nations climate summit taking place in November.
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Former British PM Cameron's bodyguard forgets loaded gun in plane toilet

A passenger found a loaded pistol and David Cameron's passport in an airplane toilet after the former British prime minister's bodyguard forgot them there, the British media reported on Wednesday.
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Ex-PM David Cameron's bodyguard 'left gun in aeroplane toilet'

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David Cameron bodyguard suspended after 'leaving loaded gun in plane toilet'

Passport belonging to Mr Cameron reportedly found alongside firearm by passenger on British Airways flight
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COP26: David Cameron 'turned down Boris Johnson offer to head UN climate summit'

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Boris Johnson could axe hundreds of government projects as he orders ministers to cut waste

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General election: Anger as Boris Johnson refuses to attend his own constituency hustings

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Prince Andrew 'used N-word' in Buckingham Palace meeting, Downing Street adviser claims

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David Cameron thinks he is born to rule, says John Bercow

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David Cameron calls Boris Johnson a 'greased piglet' before backing Brexit deal

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David Cameron claims Johnson 'didn't believe in Brexit' in blistering new attack on new PM and Gove

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