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Explainer: Von der Leyen's rocky path to confirmation as EU Commission chief

Reuters Friday, 12 July 2019 ()
European Union lawmakers are likely to confirm Germany's Ursula von der Leyen as president of the bloc's executive Commission in a secret ballot next Tuesday, but there is a risk she could fall short of the absolute majority she needs.
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