Serhat TUNAR – TDO- The Ministers of European affairs discussed the progress achieved on the files with regards to the deepening of the economic and monetary union.
The chair of the network, German Minister for Europe Michael Roth, urged the Union to pay equal attention to monetary, economic and social policy.
Michael Roth said:
"This past weekend the PES Congress welcomed our common candidate, Frans Timmermans, and agreed on an ambitious programme that lays out our common vision for a progressive and fair Europe and for the upcoming European elections. My dear friend Frans is a strong candidate and we have a convincing strategy that keeps social rights, democracy, wellbeing, the safety of our citizens and sustainability at the core of our strategy. Frans has full support from all PES Parties and he will lead a convincing election campaign."
The meeting was attended by: