UK warns France could reopen Airbus jobs debate


LONDON, June 26 (Reuters) - Incoming Prime Minister Gordon Brown could face an early fight for British jobs at troubled planemaker Airbus as the election of French President Nicolas Sarkozy threatens to reopen debate over the matter, a UK parliamentary committee warned on Tuesday. The election of Sarkozy, an ardent supporter of Airbus, has triggered concerns that France, and possibly Germany, might fight for better terms than those set out earlier this year under Airbus' Power8 ...

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