Darling presents UK election budget

Finance minister unveils plans for cutting country's vast debts ahead of election.

     

    Alastair Darling, Britian's finance minister, has unveiled his plans for cutting the country's vast debts in his annual budget statement.

    The announcement is being viewed as a crucial moment for Gordon Brown's struggling government ahead of an election in the coming weeks.

    Alan Fisher reports from London.

    SOURCE: Al Jazeera


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