It is only by working twice as hard to respond to the concerns of citizens that the European Parliament will win back the general public's trust. I look forward to the challenge, working for all Europeans over the next two and a half years.
Antonio TAJANI - President of the European Parliament
I would like to thank Prime Minister Borisov for organising this Summit. The countries of the Western Balkans are closely linked to the EU by geography, history and economy. They are already within our borders and the Union is not complete without them. Firmly anchoring the future of the Western Balkans to that of the Union brings benefits to all.
(Read more) : EU-Western Balkans Summit Speech
I am proud and humbled to accept this prestigious Charles V European Award. On this important occasion, let me address my first words to my family. It is thanks to them that I am here today, and that my name will stand alongside those of the many distinguished supporters of the European ideal to receive this award before me.
(Read more) : Acceptance speech - Charles V European Award