• 29-MAR-2017

  • Malta

Dijsselbloem should resign over vulgar and insulting remarks row, says EPP Group chief

EPP Group chairman Manfred Weber asks for the resignation of the head of Eurogroup, Jeroen Dijsselbloem, after sexist and offending remarks made against southern member states of the European Union.

The Eurogroup runs the eurozone business on an experts and ministerial level.

Members of the European Parliament – from all political forces – signed a petition asking for the immediate resignation of the Dutch official.