Posts tagged as European Commissioner

Romania expected to propose Siegfried Muresan for European Commissioner

Thursday, November 7, 2019

After weeks of stalemate, the President of Romania is expected to propose MEP Siegfried Muresan to become the country’s European Commissioner. Apart from the United Kingdom, whose member status is in flux, Romania was the only member state missing to file a name for the new EU executive. On Monday, the new National Liberal Party government took office and several sources explain that the executive will nominate Muresan to be…

Belgian prime minister inspects his country’s NATO troops

Thursday, February 21, 2019

Belgian Prime Minister Charles Michel (Mouvement Réformateur) met with NATO troops from his country serving in Estonia, on Wednesday.The Belgian troops, which include personnel from the Chausseur Ardennais armoured infantry battalion, are serving as part of the NATO battle group at the Estonian Defence Forces’ (EDF) central training area. Mr Michel was accompanied by Minister of Defence Jüri Luik (Isamaa), who noted Belgian commitment to NATO and the long-term defensive…