President Anastasiades congratulates Weber on his election as EPP lead candidate

Cyprus President, Nicos Anastasiades congratulated Manfred Weber on his election as the European Peoples Party (EPP) candidate for the European Commission presidency.

CongratulatIons to Manfred Weber for his election as EPP Spietzenkandidat (lead candidate) for 2019 European elections, Anastasiades said in a post on his twitter account.

We look forward, he added, to the victory of EPPs policies in May.

Weber was elected on Thursday during the EPP congress in Helsinki, that took place on November 7 and 8. He got 492 votes, while Alex Stubb got 127.

Cyprus ruling Democratic Rally party (DISY) leader, Averof Neofytou, said in a post on twitter that he is proud that Weber became the EPP lead candidate, noting that DISY and Cyprus stand by his side to win the European elections.

Neofytou noted that Webers vision, principles and determination is what the EU now needs.

Source: Cyprus News Agency

President Anastasiades congratulates Weber on his election as EPP lead candidate

Cyprus President, Nicos Anastasiades congratulated Manfred Weber on his election as the European Peoples Party (EPP) candidate for the European Commission presidency.

CongratulatIons to Manfred Weber for his election as EPP Spietzenkandidat (lead candidate) for 2019 European elections, Anastasiades said in a post on his twitter account.

We look forward, he added, to the victory of EPPs policies in May.

Weber was elected on Thursday during the EPP congress in Helsinki, that took place on November 7 and 8. He got 492 votes, while Alex Stubb got 127.

Cyprus ruling Democratic Rally party (DISY) leader, Averof Neofytou, said in a post on twitter that he is proud that Weber became the EPP lead candidate, noting that DISY and Cyprus stand by his side to win the European elections.

Neofytou noted that Webers vision, principles and determination is what the EU now needs.

Source: Cyprus News Agency