David Cameron has vowed to fight on in his attempts to stop Jean-Claude Juncker becoming president of the European Commission.
Despite almost all European leaders now backing the Luxembourg PM, Mr Cameron said he was sticking by his plan to force a vote on the appointment.
ITV News Political Correspondent Libby Weiner reports as Number 10 prepares for a fight it looks unlikely to win.
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