On 1 December the updated European Commission became operational, reports the press service.
On November 27 The European Parliament approved the composition of the European Commission, headed by Germany’s defense ex-minister Ursula von der Leyen.
“Europe is not just a treasure we inherit. Europe is a promise. Europe is future. Europe is something that we all have to build – brick by brick, day by day.” – said the President von der Leyen.
The first meeting of the new commission will take place on 4 December.
One team for the common European interest. 🇪🇺— European Commission 🇪🇺 (@EU_Commission) 1 декабря 2019 г.
The #vdLCommission comes from different cultures, countries and has different backgrounds and political colours.
We are ready. But most importantly, Europe is ready. pic.twitter.com/5VWcl6nzFI