Berlin (AFP) Federal Foreign Minister Heiko Maas (SPD) has congratulated the new EU Commission of Ursula von der Leyen for confirmation by the European Parliament. "Congratulations to Ursula von der Leyen, Josep Borrell and the whole team", wrote Maas on Wednesday in the online service Twitter. "We need European answers to the big questions of our time - today, not the day after tomorrow, together for a strong, sovereign and social Europe!" He added.
Germany: Maas congratulates new EU Commission
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