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Socialist Austrian Chancellor favours Juncker for commission presidency

27.05.14 @ 10:27

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Austrian Chancellor Werner Faymann, a Socialist, has spoken out in favour of centre-right Jean-Claude Juncker becoming the next EU commission president, reports Der Standard. "The will of the voters is clear and should be taken seriously," said Faymann, after the centre-right EPP won the most seats in the EP vote.