Aachen (dpa) - Romanian President Klaus Iohannis is awarded the Aachen Charlemagne Prize 2020 as an outstanding champion for European values. Iohannis had led Romania with great commitment and success to a pro-European, rule of law policy, the Karlspreis Directorate justified his decision. The bourgeois politician strengthens the European Union, is committed to its goals and promotes cooperation between the member countries. The directorate also honored Iohannis as a bridge builder between East and West.