Migration and Home Affairs

Jacques Barrot dies

Jacques Barrot, former Vice-President of the European Commission, passed away in Paris on 3 December, 77 years old.

In 2004, Jacques Barrot entered the Barroso I Commission as responsible for Transport. In 2008 he took over the Justice, Freedom and Security portfolio from Franco Frattini and led the work on Justice and Home Affairs policies until the entry of the Barroso II Commission in February 2010.

Thursday, 4 December, 2014