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EU budget summit to take place on 7-8 February

EU council chief Herman Van Rompuy has decided to put the multi-annual EU budget talks on the agenda of the 7-8 February summit, EU sources told this website. A first attempt to get a deal on the €1 trillion budget framework for 2014-2020 failed in November.

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