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Juncker Commission gets green light

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By Euronews
Juncker Commission gets green light

<p>It was a week brimming with news, which began with Jean-Claude Juncker’s Commission getting the seal of approval from the European Parliament. A large majority of <span class="caps">MEP</span>s backed the new team that will be responsible for Europe’s Executive for the next five years. </p> <p>In this edition we will also examine the awarding of this year’s Sakharov prize. This year it has gone to a gynecologist from Congo, Denis Mukwege. Since 1988 this European prize has been awarded to those who make outstanding contributions in the fields of fundamental human rights or human thought.</p>