Tuesday

6th Dec 2016

Ticker

Swedish PM: EU should show more love for UK

Swedish PM Reinfeldt said Friday the UK "has friends in the EU. We like British politics and we like British people – perhaps we should voice that more strongly". Reinfeldt is backing Juncker's appointment despite UK opposition, but said the Spitzenkandidaten process "is the wrong way to do this".

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