The true power of the EU is in transforming countries & lives. At
I spoke on how our project inspired change many thought was impossible.
. Hope in the future, hope in liberty - hope that leads to results.
sped up the inevitable.
, we must:
• disentangle ourselves from Russian sources
• aim for independence & diversity
• end European energy islands
• invest in renewables
Now is not the time to backtrack on
Glad to meet President of Chamber of Deputies of 🇷🇴
As 🇺🇦 continues to face Putin's illegal war, Romania's support is commendable.
to join Schengen.
More than ever,
needs to be & stand as one.
Good first meeting with 🇸🇮 Slovenian Prime Minister Robert Golob
in the margins of
With the historic decisions for EU enlargement, we agreed on the importance to also deliver for the Western Balkans. It is long overdue.
Pressure on Russia is growing. But further sanctions are necessary.
We need to break free from Russian blackmail, end European energy islands and secure independence.
This is not the time of 'us' versus 'them', of 'might is right'. This is the time of us - united.
Granting 🇺🇦 EU candidate status is the best decision that the European Union can take.
It provides momentum for reforms & access to EU programmes. It gives hope.
Because values matter.
My speech at