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Romania says political infighting won't hamper its EU presidency


BRUSSELS/BUCHAREST (Reuters) - Political divisions will not undermine Romania's six-month EU presidency, top officials from Bucharest said on Thursday, as the European Commission expressed concerns over whether the country was ready to lead the bloc until mid-2019.

In its first stint at the helm of the European Union, Romania faces Brexit in March, European Parliament elections in May and tough talks on the next long-term EU budget.

   

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