Who is Jean Claude Juncker?

He is the outgoing head of the European Commission, which manages EU laws and policies, having served from 2014 to 2019. Prior to that, he was the prime minister of Luxembourg from 1995 to 2013 in a centre-right government. His term as Commission president will end on 31 October.

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