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Opinion: Jean-Claude Juncker on the high EU seas

  • Thu, 14 Sep 2017 05:23
It was an optimistic speech. European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker sees tailwinds for Europe and has proposed far-reaching reforms. A number of these, says Barbara Wesel, are doomed to fail. Deutsche Welle: - Europe


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