President of the European Commission Ursula von der Leyen has said BioNTech/Pfizer will bring forward 50 million doses of its Covid-19 vaccine for the EU to Q2
European Commission President Ursula von der Leyen and Council President Charles Michel haven’t spoken since their visit to Ankara — but they will hold their weekly sit-down today, after all. Brussels Playbook has more:
#VIDEO Italian PM Mario Draghi described Turkish President Recep Tayyib Erdogan as a dictator, after being asked about a diplomatic row over seating arrangements during a meeting between Erdogan and European Commission President Ursula von der Leyen
“Uhm …” Ursula von der Leyen, president of the European Commission, stood stunned. As President Recep Tayyip Erdogan of Turkey and Charles Michel, president of the European Council, sat in their gilded seats for a photo op, there was no chair for her.
"The Commission has decided to send a letter of formal notice to the U.K. government" European Commission President Ursula von der Leyen says the EU is starting legal action against the U.K. for breaching its obligations under the Withdrawal Agreement
"This agreement... cannot be unilaterally changed, disregarded or disapplied. This is a matter of law and trust and good faith." European Commission President Ursula von der Leyen reacts to the UK government's attempts to alter elements of the Brexit Withdrawal Agreement.