European Council President Donald Tusk said 'Europe is a woman'
European Council President Donald Tusk praised an agreement to assign two senior EU jobs to women. He said: “After all, Europe is a woman.” According to Reuters, Germany’s Ursula von der Leyen was chosen to lead the next European Commission. Tusk said her appointment still needs approval from the European Parliament. France’s Christine Lagarde was chosen as the new independent head of the European Central Bank.