Conference of Presidents on the financial crisis: round table with the participation of José Manuel Barroso
End production: 21/10/2008 First transmission: 21/10/2008
After the Plenary debate of 21 October 2008 on the results of the European Council meeting of 15-16 October, José Manuel Barroso, President of the EC, took part in the EP Conference of Presidents meeting. Hans-Gert Pöttering, President of the EP, as well as European political groups' leaders, had the opportunity to discuss with José Manuel Barroso the EC proposals to tackle the financial and economic crisis.
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|| Exterior view of the European Parliament in Strasbourg
|| Arrival of Joseph Daul, Member of the EP, Chairman of the Group of the European People's Party (Christian Democrats) and European Democrats
|| Hans-Gert Pöttering, President of the EP, sitting
|| General atmosphere before the start of the meeting (2 shots)
|| Arrival of José Manuel Barroso, President of the EC
|| José Manuel Barroso with Hans-Gert Pöttering (3 shots)
|| Sir Graham Watson, Member of the EP, Chairman of the Group of the Alliance of Liberals and Democrats for Europe
|| Martin Schulz, Member of the EP, Chairman of the Socialist Group, and Joseph Daul
|| General view of the meeting