Van Rompuy


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Van Rompuy

(væn ˈrʊmpaɪ)
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(Biography) Herman. born 1947, Belgian politician; prime minister of Belgium (2008–09); president of the European Council from 2009
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Erol Rizaov in Nezavisen vesnik recalls the statement of former European Council President Herman Van Rompuy that "if the countries of the Western Balkans do not become members of the European Union, a civil war may erupt".
And Herman van Rompuy dismissed suggestions that slow progress could be blamed on the inflexibility of EU chief negotiator Michel Barnier, who he said was "fully backed" by influential European countries like Germany and France.
President of the European Council Herman Van Rompuy ***
Cyprus President Nicos Anastasiades and President of the European Council Herman Van Rompuy discussed issues related to the forthcoming meeting of the European Council that will be held in Brussels on July 16.
Ambassador of Kyrgyzstan to Belgium Asein Isayev presented credentials to European Council President Herman Van Rompuy at the ceremony on June 30.
With tensions high between Cameron and his European peers, European Council president Herman Van Rompuy is to issue a statement after the dinner.
The PM spelt out to Herman van Rompuy that he is determined to fight "until the end" the appointment as president of the European Commission of the former Luxembourg PM, who Britain regards as an ultra-federalist and a roadblock to reform.
Georgia will sign a key association agreement with the EU on June 27, according to European Council President Herman Van Rompuy.
BRATySLAVA (CyHAN)- European Council President Herman Van Rompuy thanked Slovakia for its securing a reverse gas flow to Ukraine during meeting with Slovak Prime Minister Robert Fico in Bratislava on Wednesday.
The Prime Minister spoke to Herman Van Rompuy, President of the European Council, following today's Contact Group meeting in Geneva.
EU President Herman Van Rompuy said the move was "indispensable for enabling the member states to better clamp down on tax fraud and tax evasion."
TUNIS (TAP) - President of the European Council Herman Van Rompuy said, on Friday, that the Tunisian Constitution celebrated today "undeniably carries hope and inspires other countries." It is the foundation of a democratic Tunisian republic, serving its people, he argued.