EU, settlement on appointments: Von der Leyen-Costa-Kallas | EUROtoday

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Shortly earlier than the essential EU summit scheduled for this week (27 and 28 June), the heads of state and authorities of the primary European social gathering households have agreed to appoint Ursula von der Leyen for a second time period as president of the EU Commission. Politico and several other German media reported it, citing negotiating circles. The settlement additionally offers that Estonian Prime Minister Kaja Kallas will obtain the position of excessive consultant for EU international coverage. Former Portuguese prime minister António Costa might be elected president of the physique of heads of state and authorities for an preliminary interval of two and a half years.

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