EU lawmakers slam Jean-Claude Juncker for promoting German aide Martin Selmayr to top EU post
Tuesday, 13 March 2018 () MEPs have decried the promotion of the "Rasputin of Brussels" to lead the 33,000 civil servants at the European Commission. Liberal parliamentarians have threatened to oust the Juncker Commission over the scandal.
MEPs have voted to probe the controversial appointment of German Martin Selmayr - a right hand man of President Jean Claude Juncker - as the EU Commission's new Secretary-General. With his selection.. Source: Euronews English -
Jean-Claude Juncker leaves his EU Commission President job next year, but he's set to live on in Brussels through his right-hand man. The recent appointment of his aide, German Martin Selmayr, as the.. Source: Euronews English -
It is seen as surprising and controversial. German Martin Selymayr has landed the highest civil servant job at the European Commission, set to take up the reigns of Secretary-General. He has been the.. Source: Euronews English -