July 20, 2020 / 4:48 AM / 18 days ago

Austria's Kurz voices satisfaction after night of EU summit talks

Austria's Chancellor Sebastian Kurz arrives for the first face-to-face EU summit since the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) outbreak, in Brussels, Belgium July 19, 2020. John Thys/Pool via REUTERS

FRANKFURT (Reuters) - Austrian Chancellor Sebastian Kurz said on Monday that the EU summit discussions have been difficult but he expressed satisfaction with their progress.

After a night of marathon talks, he said on Twitter: “Tough negotiations have just come to an end and we can be very satisfied with today’s result. We will continue in the afternoon.”

Reporting by Tom Sims; Editing by Michelle Martin

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