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29th May 2017

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Estonia swears in EU’s youngest PM

The Estonian parliament on Wednesday swore in a new coalition cabinet composed of the centre-right Reform Party and the leftist Social Democrats. The new prime minister, Taavi Roivas, 34 is the European Union’s youngest head of government and holds a thin majority of just 52 seats in the 101-member parliament.

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China summit and Juncker in MEP tax hearing This WEEK

EU and China are holding their 19th summit at the end of the week, but attention will first shift to EU commission president Jean-Claude Juncker, who will have to respond to tricky questions from MEPs on a Luxembourg tax scandal.

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