‘Sofagate’ scandal: Two European presidents, not enough chairs

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  • FRANCE 24 English published this video item, entitled “‘Sofagate’ scandal: Two European presidents, not enough chairs” – below is their description.

    #Turkey has blamed the #EU for an incident dubbed #Sofagate in which European Commission chief Ursula von der Leyen was left without a chair during a meeting with President Recep Tayyip Erdogan. FRANCE 24’s Brussels correspondent Dave Keating says the incident was unfortunate given the meetings had intended to soothe the bloc’s ties with Turkey.

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