European Commission President, Jean-Claude Juncker, says that the appointment of Germany's Ursula von der Leyen as his successor, was not very transparent.

The outgoing President of the EU's executive, said on Friday that the process of appointing his replacement, the German Defence minister Ursula von der Leyen , was not transparent and was an undesirable break with practice.

EU Heads of State and Government agreed last Tuesday to nominate von der Leyen for the Presidency of the European ...

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