LIVE EP Plenary session - Key debate LIVE EP Plenary session - Key debate Debate on the State of the Union 2017
Type: Complete speech
Strasbourg - EP/Louise Weiss
On 13 September 2017, Jean-Claude Juncker, President of the EC, delivered his 2017 State of the European Union address before the Members of the European Parliament in Strasbourg, France, presenting his priorities for the year ahead and outlining his vision for how the European Union could evolve by 2025. From this perspective, he set out a Roadmap for a More United, Stronger and More Democratic Union.On this occasion, Jean-Claude Juncker's address was also followed by speeches and discussions with Members of the European Parliament.This video shows the intervention of Matti Maasikas, Matti Maasikas, Estonian Deputy Minister for EU Affairs, speaking on behalf of the Estonian Presidency of the Council of the European Union.
Only the original language version is authentic and it prevails in the event of its differing from the translated versions.
||Antonio Tajani, President of the EP, at the European Parliament in Strasbourg, France
||SOUNDBITE by Matti Maasikas, Estonian Deputy Minister for EU Affairs, (in ENGLISH) giving a statement in response to the 2017 State of Union address pronounced by Jean-Claude Juncker, President of the EC
||Guy Verhofstadt, Chair of the ALDE group of the EP, applauding Matti Massikas
||SOUNDBITE by Antonio Tajani (in ITALIAN) giving the floor to the next speaker