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EU Commission role to reach consensus, says Barroso
2004-10-15 15:26:34

CNA - NICOSIA-Cyprus - 15/10/2004 15:17:49

Nicosia, Oct 15 (CNA) - The role of the European Commission is to help in reaching consensus in the European Union, EU Commission President-designate Jose Manuel Barroso stated after talks here today with Cyprus President Tassos Papadopoulos.

Barroso, in Cyprus for a brief visit in view of the assumption of his duty as the new President of the Commission in November, exchanged views with President Papadopoulos on European issues, as well as the Cyprus problem and the prospects of the Union starting accession negotiations with Turkey.

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