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EU, Cameron face summit showdown over top job for Juncker

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European leaders meet in Brussels on Friday facing a damaging row over Jean-Claude Juncker's likely nomination as European Commission president which has left Britain isolated and angry. 

British Prime Minister David Cameron (L) and French President Francois Hollande in Ypres on June 26, 2014

Although Juncker's appointment is expected to be confirmed at the summit, Prime Minister David Cameron will force an unprecedented vote on the issue, playing out in public major disagreements about the EU's future.

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