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Speech by Commission President Jean Claude Juncker on the occasion of the 75th birthday of Wolfgang Schäuble

Tue, 19/09/2017 - 12:48
European Commission - Speech - [Check Against Delivery] Speech Offenburg, 18 September 2017 Dear Wolfgang, dear Ingeborg, Dear family, dear Regional Chairman, Ladies and gentlemen, I have been told that I have ten minutes for my speech.
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The State of the Union 2017: Catching the wind in our sails

Wed, 13/09/2017 - 10:23
European Commission - Press release Brussels, 13 September 2017 The State of the Union 2017: Catching the wind in our sails European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker today delivered his 2017 State of the Union Address, before the Members of the European Parliament in Strasbourg, presenting his priorities for the year...
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PRESIDENT JEAN-CLAUDE JUNCKER'S State of the Union Address 2017

Wed, 13/09/2017 - 10:12
European Commission - Speech Brussels, 13 September 2017 INTRODUCTION – WIND IN OUR SAILS Mr President, Honourable Members of the European Parliament, When I stood before you this time last year, I had a somewhat easier speech to give.
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14 September 2017: #AskJuncker - YouTube debate with President Juncker on the State of the Union Speech

Fri, 08/09/2017 - 11:00
European Commission - Upcoming events The news: On Tuesday 14 September 2017, at 14h00, President of the European Commission, Jean-Claude Juncker, will take part in a debate with three young 'YouTubers', to discuss his State of the Union address, delivered the previous day at the European Parliament.
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Statement by European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker following the incident in Turku, Finland

Fri, 18/08/2017 - 18:31
European Commission - Statement Brussels, 18 August 2017 It is with great concern that I have learnt of the violent attacks in Turku, Finland. While details are still emerging, we strongly condemn this unprovoked attack which comes only 24 hours after the horror that unfolded in Spain.
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Statement by European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker following the attack in Barcelona

Thu, 17/08/2017 - 19:34
European Commission - Statement Brussels, 17 August 2017   "It is with profound sorrow and anguish that I have learnt of the terrorist attack that has struck at the heart of Barcelona this afternoon. I send my deepest condolences to the families and loved ones of the victims,...
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President Juncker's State of the Union Speech 2017, Strasbourg, 13 September

Thu, 03/08/2017 - 09:11
European Commission - Upcoming events The news: On Wednesday 13 September 2017, the President of the European Commission, Jean-Claude Juncker, will deliver his State of the Union address at the European Parliament. After a broad debate across our continent on the #FutureofEurope, with citizens, with the European Parliament, national Parliaments,...
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European Commission President Juncker: New US sanctions on Russia only after consultation of allies

Wed, 02/08/2017 - 23:12
- Statement European Commission Brussels, 2 August 2017 In the wake of Donald Trump signing off on stricter US sanctions against Russia, the Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker expressed his satisfaction, in principle, over the softening of the bill after the EU had expressed its concerns.
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Speech by President Juncker at the Award of Honorary Doctorate at the Law School of the Aristotle University of Thessaloniki

Thu, 13/07/2017 - 22:13
European Commission - Speech - [Check Against Delivery] Speech Thessaloniki, 13 July 2017 [As pronounced]   Prime Minister, dear friend Alexis, Commissioner, dear friend Dimitris, Friends from today and from former times, Distinguished guests, Dear friends, I have to start by thanking the Rector and the Vice-Rector for their...
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Joint statement by the President of the European Commission, Jean-Claude Juncker, and the President of the European Council, Donald Tusk on the passing away of Liu Xiaobo

Thu, 13/07/2017 - 19:00
European Commission - Statement Brussels, 13 July 2017 It is with deep sadness that we have learned of the death of Liu Xiaobo, the 2010 Nobel Peace Prize laureate and one of the most prominent human rights defenders in China.
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Statement* by President Juncker on the work of the Hamburg and German police at the G20

Mon, 10/07/2017 - 13:57
European Commission - Statement StatementStatement Brussels, 10 July 2017 I want to thank the Hamburg and German Federal Police for their work during the G20 summit. The criticism voiced in hindsight is unjustified and incomprehensible. Every single police officer put their life at risk. This deserves recognition, not criticism.
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G20 Leaders ́ Declaration: Shaping an interconnected world

Sat, 08/07/2017 - 16:57
European Commission - Statement Hamburg, 8 July 2017 Preamble: We, the Leaders of the G20, met in Hamburg, Germany on 7-8 July 2017 to address major global economic challenges and to contribute to prosperity and well-being.
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Press statement by President Juncker at the joint press conference with Donald Tusk, President of the European Council before the G20 summit

Fri, 07/07/2017 - 15:12
European Commission - Speech - [Check Against Delivery] Hamburg, 7 July 2017 Dear Mr President Tusk, Dear Donald, Ladies and gentlemen, We are in Germany, so I will speak in German. Donald and I are glad to be in Hamburg today. We are being given a warm reception.
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Remarks by European Commission President Juncker at the joint press briefing with Donald Tusk, President of the European Council, and Shinzō Abe, Prime Minister of Japan, on the occasion of the EU-Japan Summit

Thu, 06/07/2017 - 13:04
European Commission - Speech - [Check Against Delivery] Brussels, 6 July 2017   Dear Shinzō, Dear Donald, Today we agreed in principle on a future Economic Partnership Agreement. The depth of this agreement goes beyond free trade. Its impact goes far beyond our shores.
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The EU at the G20 summit in Hamburg: Joint letter of Presidents Juncker and Tusk

Wed, 05/07/2017 - 12:00
European Commission - Statement Brussels, 4 July 2017 European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker and European Council President Donald Tusk have today sent a joint letter to EU Heads of State or Government, setting out the EU priorities for the G20 Summit which takes place on 7-8 July in Hamburg, Germany:  ...
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Speech by Commission President Juncker at the European Ceremony of Honour for former Chancellor of Germany Helmut Kohl and Honorary Citizen of Europe

Sat, 01/07/2017 - 18:12
European Commission - Speech - [Check Against Delivery] Speech Strasbourg, 1 July 2017 Mr President of the European Parliament, Your Majesties, Presidents, Prime Ministers, Excellencies, Ladies and Gentlemen, and, for many of you here in the hall, dear friends: Today we are saying goodbye to the German and European...
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Remarks by President Jean-Claude Juncker at the joint press conference with Jüri Ratas, Prime Minister of Estonia, on the occasion of the visit of the College of Commissioners to the Estonian Presidency

Fri, 30/06/2017 - 10:47
European Commission - Speech - [Check Against Delivery] Tallinn, 30 June 2017 Dear Jüri, Ladies and Gentlemen, Tere hommikust! For those who are not fluent in Estonian, that means "good morning". I would like to start by thanking my good friend Jüri for his very warm welcome to Tallinn.
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Speech by European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker at the Ceremony marking the beginning of the Estonian Presidency of the Council of the EU

Thu, 29/06/2017 - 18:34
European Commission - Speech - [Check Against Delivery] Speech Tallinn, 29 June 2017   Madam President, Dear Prime Minister, Dear President Tusk, Dear Estonian Vice-President of the European Commission, well-known in this country, dear Andrus, Ladies and Gentlemen, Tere õhtust! For those who are less fluent in Estonian than...
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Press release by Commission President Juncker at the joint press conference with the Heads of State or Government attending the preparatory meeting for the G-20

Thu, 29/06/2017 - 17:38
European Commission - Speech - [Check Against Delivery] Berlin, 29 June 2017 Thank you Angela. This morning we had a good discussion even though some of us arrived late because we were caught in the Berlin rain. We talked very intensively about trade issues; that is important for G20.
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Friday 7 - Saturday 8 July: G20 Summit, Hamburg

Fri, 23/06/2017 - 10:17
European Commission - Upcoming events The news: The G20 Summit, under the German Presidency, takes place in Hamburg. The European Union will be represented by European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker and European Council President Donald Tusk.
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