Wrap-up: EU top jobs summit ends in deadlock - as it happened

  
Herman Van Rompuy and Catherine Ashton. Brussels, 16 July 2014 [European Council]

A day after the EU Parliament elected Jean-Claude Juncker to head the European Commission, the 28 EU leaders gathered in Brussels on Wednesday evening (16 July) to discuss who will become the next European Council President and EU's foreign affairs chief.

No nominations were announced, as the Summit ended in a deadlock and leaders agreed to meet again on 30 August.

This 'storified' article is a comprehensive overview of the live events during the day and night, as they happened.

[Wrap-up] EU Top Jobs Summit ends in deadlock (with image, tweet) · euractiv

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