EU Commission President Ursula von der Leyen will be traveling to the African continent for the second time since she took office at the end of 2019. This time she will be accompanied by her entire commission.
The European Commission chief Ursula von der Leyen said the bloc's top priority is to provide Greece and Bulgaria with 'full support.' The EU is also eyeing Frontex deployment at the respective borders.
The upcoming EU leader Ursula von der Leyen said she would try to bring balance between "smaller and bigger countries" and various regions of the bloc. Speaking from Zagreb, she also praised Croatia as a "success story."
Ursula von der Leyen has replaced Jean-Claude Juncker as president of the European Commission. As her new team gets to work, DW's Bernd Riegert looks back at Juncker's five-year term.
The EU has set up "the building blocks of a European defense union," EU Commission chief Ursula von der Leyen has said in Davos. She also hailed a "European open science cloud" aimed to boost research in the bloc.
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