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Schäuble defends Seehofer in German refugee row

German Chancellor Angela Merkel's veteran Minister of Finance, Wolfgang Schäuble, jumped to the defence of her conservatives' Bavarian sister party in the latest twist in a row over migrants that is damaging her re-election prospects.
Transport 01-06-2015

Juncker says EU will challenge Germany’s road toll law

The European Commission will consider a legal challenge against Germany over road tolls that appear to violate EU anti-discrimination laws by targeting foreign motorists, the Commission's president said.
Manfred Weber is the newly elected chairman of the European People's Party (EPP) in the European Parliament. [EP]
EU Elections 2014 12-06-2014

EPP chairman: Juncker will be the next Commission president

The EPP Group stands behind Jean-Claude Juncker to become the next Commission president, a promise to European voters that must be kept after the party’s victory in the EU elections, said Manfred Weber, describing his political agenda, and explaining why cooperation with the Alternative for Germany (AfD) is taboo.