Merkel: I want Juncker to be the next Commission president

  

In a press conference in Sweden on Monday, German Chancellor Angela Merkel said that former Luxembourg Prime Minister Jean-Claude Juncker should take the EU's top job.  

Merkel met British Prime Minister David Cameron and her Dutch and Swedish counterparts to try to square the circle over the appointment of the next commission president ahead of the EU summit at the end of the month.
 

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Tuesday, 10 June, 2014 - 14:30
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