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Italy wants a woman in top EU post

05.06.14 @ 15:35

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Italian Prime Minister Matteo Renzi Thursday said it would be good to have a woman in one of the EU top posts. When asked about Jean-Claude Juncker heading the EU commission, Renzi said "programmes come first, names afterwards" and noted that no candidate has an absolute majority among EU leaders.