Nicolas Sarkozy pledges new EU Treaty to try to tempt Britain back to Brussels
Mr Sarkozy is hoping to win back the leadership from Francois Hollande when France goes to the polls next spring.
And he told business leaders in Paris his first job would be to fly to Berlin with a draft of a new EU treaty to secure the support of German chancellor Angela Merkel before travelling to London the following day.
He said: “I would tell the British - you’ve gone out but we have a new treaty on the table so you have an opportunity to vote again.
“But this time not on the old Europe, on the new Europe. Do you want to stay?"
He continued: "If yes, so much the better.... read more
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