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Barnier wants to replace Barroso as Commission president

28.02.14 @ 18:49

  1. By EUOBSERVER

Internal market commissioner Michel Barnier Friday submitted his candidature to replace Jose Manuel Barroso as European commission president by November. The centre-right EPP party will decide 7 March in Dublin who to run as their candidate, with politicians from Latvia and Luxembourg also having declared their interest in the job.