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Presidency of the Council

Following Slovenia in the first half of the year, France takes over the Presidency of the Council of the European Union from 1 July to 31 December 2008. This section includes a welcome message from the President of France, an explanation of what the Presidency of the Council involves, as well as the programmes for the French Presidency and the Presidency Trio (France, the Czech Republic and Sweden).

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