To everyone surprise, M Schulz is elected EP president

In an unexpected twist, the election of the new European Parliament president today in Strasbourg led Martin Schulz at the top with an absolute majority of 387 over 670 (57%).

Mr Schulz became a favorite in the poll only about two and a half years ago, when the main parties in the parliament worked out a deal to share the legislature presidency between the EPP and the socialist party.

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