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Greek PM Alexis Tsipras to address European Parliament on Wednesday morning

Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras will attend tomorrow morning’s key plenary debate on the future of Greece and the conclusions of his summit meeting on Tuesday with EU leaders and of the 25-26 June European Council.

Council President Donald Tusk and European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker will join the debate, which starts at about 9.30 in the Strasbourg plenary chamber.

Parliament’s President Martin Schulz will chair the debate.

At 8.30, Luxembourg’s Prime Minister Xavier Bettel will present and discuss the working priorities of the incoming Council Presidency. Luxembourg, a founding member of the European Union, is taking up the six-month rolling presidency of the Council for the 12th time.

Watch the debate live on EP Live or EbS+

Procedure: Statement by Council and Commission, followed by a debate