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EP asks leaders to give Juncker a negotiating mandate

27.05.14 @ 12:59

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The leaders of political groups in the EP are asking EU leaders to give Jean-Claude Juncker "a clear mandate" to start negotiations for a majority to be European Commission president, Social-Democrat chief Hannes Swoboda said Tuesday. "There is no reason for the European Council to delay the process," he added.