Juncker: EU Requires a Strong Austrian Voice

PeoplePoliticians ♦ Published: October 1, 2019; 12:06 ♦ (Vindobona)

European Commission President Juncker congratulated Sebastian Kurz on his victory in the National Council elections.

Jean-Claude Juncker will no longer be a member of the new Commission of Von der Leyen. / Picture: © Wikipedia / McZusatz

"I wish you every success in forming a stable government on a pro-European course," writes Juncker in a letter to Kurz.

"Our European Union needs a strong Austrian voice to meet the common challenges ahead."

Jean-Claude Juncker serves as President of the European Commission.

His term as President of the Commission ends on 31 October 2019.

He will no…