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Press Release - European Council focuses on the Economic and Monetary Union's future
19.10.2012, 13:26 (CET)

The European Council, which consists of the Heads of State or Government of EU Member States, together with its President Mr. Herman Van Rompuy and the President of the Commission Mr. José Manuel Barroso, met in Brussels on October 18 and 19.

The European Council, which defines the general political direction and priorities of the European Union, discussed, inter alia, the future of the Economic and Monetary Union and in particular the Single Supervisory Mechanism (SSM), the situation in Greece, the Compact for Growth and Jobs as well as issues relating to foreign policy.

You can find more information relating to the European Council meeting here.