Barroso congratulates successor Juncker

Jose Manuel Barroso, the current president of the European Commission, has congratulated Jean-Claude Juncker on being nominated as his successor in the key EU role:

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My congratulations to @junckereu on his nomination by #EUCO as President-designate of the @eu_commission

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Cameron: UK 'can do business' with Juncker

David Cameron has insisted he can "do business" with the new President of the European Commission, Jean-Claude Juncker, despite having vigorously opposed his appointment.