Congratulations of the grand-ducal couple and the Prime Minister to J.-C.Juncker


Grand Duke Henri has sent a congratulatory message after the announcement of the decision of the European Council to propose Jean-Claude Juncker as President of the European Commission. «Your commitment and undeniable experience are valuable assets in accomplishing a difficult but essential task for the future of the European Union. »
During the press conference at the end of the European Council Prime Minister of Luxembourg Xavier Bettel officially welcomed Jean-Claude Juncker. He said that «the EU needs a strong candidate who believes in Europe and has experience.»