Polish PM Chosen as New EU President

EU leaders hand Polish Prime Minister Donald Tusk one of the Union's top jobs as European Council president. The news was announced by outgoing European Council President Herman Van Rompuy. Italian Foreign Minister Federica Mogherini has been chosen as the new foreign policy chief, replacing Catherine Ashton of the UK. German Chancellor Angela Merkel, speaking on the sidelines of a summit in Brussels, welcomes the decision.

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