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David Cameron: EU migrant ruling 'common sense'

A European Court of Justice ruling backing Germany's attempts to restrict unemployed migrants' rights to welfare has been welcomed by David Cameron.

The UK prime minister said the decision on so-called "benefit tourism", which could set a precedent for other EU nations, was "simple common sense".

"The right to go and work in another European country should not be an unqualified right", he said.

  • 11 Nov 2014
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