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Election of the President of the European Parliament: acceptance speech by David SASSOLI (S&D, IT), the newly elected EP President

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David SASSOLI (S&D, IT), newly elected EP President gives his first speech in the Chamber of the European Parliament, in Strasbourg. He won with 345 out of 667 valid votes in the second round. David Sassoli was born in Florence on 30 May 1956. As an Italian MEP since 2009, he was re-elected on a Partito Democratico list in Central Italy in May 2019 for a third term. He will lead Parliament until January 2022.

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Event date03/07/2019
Reference:I174868V
Format:16:9 format
Copyright:© European Union
copyrightYear:2019

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