Latvia has officially handed over the Presidency of the Council of the European Union (EU) to Luxembourg.
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On Tuesday in Berlin, Latvian Ambassador to Germany Elita Kuzma handed over the EU presidency to Luxembourg's Ambassador to Germany Georges Santer. Luxembourg's presidency will officially commence on Friday, 3 July.

Luxembourg will focus on growth and employment, deepening of the social dimension of the EU, migration and security matters, single market and digital dimension, Europe's global competitiveness.

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