European Council News Conference

Leaders of the European Union held a two-day summit in Brussels, where they discussed the global financial crisis, climate change, and the… read more

Leaders of the European Union held a two-day summit in Brussels, where they discussed the global financial crisis, climate change, and the conflict between Russia and Georgia. French President Nicolas Sarkozy, who currently holds the rotating presidency of the European Union, met with reporters at the end of the summit, and took questions along with European Commission President Jose Manuel Barroso.

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*The transcript for this program was compiled from uncorrected Closed Captioning.

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European Council News Conference

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Program ID:
281818-1
Category:
International Telecasts
Format:
News Conference
Location:
Brussels, Belgium
First Aired:
Oct 16, 2008
Last Aired:
Oct 17, 2008

Airing Details

  • Oct 16, 2008 | 10:04am EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Oct 16, 2008 | 8:08pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Oct 17, 2008 | 1:21am EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Oct 17, 2008 | 10:21am EDT | C-SPAN 1

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