State of the Union Address 2017 by Jean-Claude Juncker, President of the EC: extracts from the answers to MEPs and from the closing remarks
Type: Speech - summary
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 extracts from the answers to MEPs and from the closing remarks.
Only the original language version is authentic and it prevails in the event of its differing from the translated versions.
||Exterior view of the European Parliament in Strasbourg, France
||SOUNDBITE by Jean-Claude Juncker, President of the EC, (in FRENCH) on social matters, on the adoption of the work programme of the Commission on 24 October 2017, and on his wish to end the year with a joint declaration by the Presidents of the threee institutions
||Nigel Farage, Co-Chair of the EFDD Group of the EP, attending the event
||General view of the hemicycle during the speech of Jean-Claude Juncker
||General views of the audience during the closing remarks of Antonio Tajani, President of the EP, (2 shots)