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Europe's two big parties agree to share top-post

24.06.14 @ 19:58

  1. By EUOBSERVER

Leaders of the European Parliament's two biggest parties, the EPP and S&D agreed on Tuesday to share the Presidency of the European Parliament: the first two and a half years for a Socialist candidate and the second half of the term, starting in January 2017, for a centre-right EPP candidate.