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27th Aug 2016

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Spain backs Mogherini for EU top job

Spanish junior minister for EU affairs, Inigo Mendez de Vigo, said on Twitter Friday morning the Italian foreign minister, Federica Mogherini, is on track to become the next EU foreign relations chief. "The italian FA Minister Federica Mogherini @FedericaMog , clear favourite to become EU High Representative", he noted.

News in Brief

  1. Hungary plans to reinforce border fence against migrants
  2. France's highest court suspends burkini ban
  3. Greeks paid €1bn more in taxes in June
  4. Greek minister denounces EU letter on former statistics chief
  5. Turks seeking asylum in Greece may cause diplomatic row
  6. Merkel becomes digital resident of Estonia
  7. Report: VW will compensate US dealers with €1bln
  8. EU mulls making Google pay news media for content

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