juncker

EPP group candidate designate for the presidency of the European Commission, Jean-Claude Juncker arrives at the European People’s Party (EPP) Summit ahead of the European Council in Kortijk, Belgium, 26 June 2014. The main topic of the meeting will be the negotiation for the next presidency of the European Commission. Former Luxembourg premier Jean-Claude Juncker has laid claim to the post, after his conservative European People’s Party gained the most seats in the next European Parliament. In recent weeks he has won over most EU leaders. ANSA/OLIVIER HOSLET