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Blair: announcing quitting has created 'uncertainty' for his govt

Published 04/03/2007

British Prime Minister Tony Blair has admitted that announcing he's quitting his post this year has created "uncertainty" for the Government.

In an interview with a Sunday newspaper, Blair said he didn't want to get kicked out of power like Margaret Thatcher.

He also refused to rule out the possibility of a Conservative win the next general election.

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