The European People’s Party, which includes President of the European Commission Ursula von der Leyen, won the elections to the European Parliament by a large margin, Report informs referring to TASS.

It will receive 189 out of 720 seats, thus improving its position compared to the current composition of the EP, according to President of the departing European Parliament Roberta Metsola, who presented the EU-wide preliminary election results at a press conference in Brussels.