6 months Tusk: EU nears compromise on top jobs Manilatimes |World
OSAKA, Japan: President Donald Tusk said on Friday the EU was “closer” to finding a compromise over the bloc’s top jobs but an immediate breakthrough should not be expected ahead of a crunch Brussels summit. EU leaders will meet on Sunday to thrash out a deal over the team that will guide the bloc for the next five years, after a summit on Friday collapsed without an agreement. Tusk said he would continue talks with top EU leaders including from France and Germany on the sidelines of the G20 meeting in Osaka and was still negotiating behind the scenes with ... more