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Obama’s ‘misguided’ EU referendum intervention threatens UK sovereignty, say US lawma watch

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    Obama’s ‘misguided’ EU referendum intervention threatens UK sovereignty, say US lawmakers

    Republican lawmakers have warned US President Barack Obama his controversial intervention into the British EU referendum debate threatens to harm the “special relationship.”

    Some 11 Republican Congressman have written to Obama ahead of the EU referendum to attack a speech he gave at Downing Street in May, in which the president warned of the dangers of Brexit.

    The signatories include Chairman of the Armed Services Committee Mac Thornberry and Chairman of the Intelligence Committee Devin Nunes.

    In the letter, the congressmen described Obama’s intervention as “misguided” and argued that the United States must respect the sovereignty of other nations.

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    Where the news?

    In my opinion Obama should not have made any comments as to how the Britons ought to vote, in his last visit
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