With a series of three simultaneous tweets in English, French, and his native German, the head of the European People’s Party (EPP) deputies in the European Parliament,  Manfred Weber, announced that he will lead the centre-right's lead candidate in the upcoming European Commission set for May of next year.
“Europe is at a turning point. The European Elections of 2019 will decide the future of the EU,” Weber said in his opening. “Today is about the self-assertion of Europe and the defence of ou...


This story is part of New Europe's Premium content.

To Read the Full Story, Subscribe or Sign In from the ↑ Top of the Page ↑
new europe join now