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EU leaders nominate Juncker for EU commission presidency

27.06.14 @ 16:37

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EU leaders Friday nominated Jean-Claude Juncker to be the next EU commission president, despite strong opposition from the UK. "Decision made. The European Council proposes Jean-Claude Juncker as the next President of the European Commission," EU council president Herman Van Rompuy tweeted. Juncker must also be elected by the EP.