Tuesday

3rd May 2016

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Tusk hints might take up EU Council job

Polish PM Tusk told Gazeta Wyborcza Thursday he does not rule out taking the EU Council chief post. Asked if Germany backs him for the role, he said he "has no complaints on the amount of kind support", adding he prefers to "keep all variants open in the negotiating process".

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