Top EU official remembers David Sassoli as ‘passionate European’

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European Commission President Ursula von der Leyen said Europe has lost a “passionate European, a sincere democrat and a good man” after the death of European Parliament President David Sassoli. Von der Leyen said Sassoli was “a man of deep faith and strong convictions” and praised his commitment to democracy and the European Union. “In 1989, he was in Berlin among the young Europeans when the Wall came down. And ever since he has stood on the side of democracy and of a united Europe. And over a decade of service in the European Parliament, he constantly defended our union and its values,” she…

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