The Council of Europe has published the list of candidates who are applying for the post of General Secretary of the organization.
About it report “Vesti”.
According to the document, the position claimed by the Vice-Prime Minister, Minister of foreign Affairs and of defence of Belgium Didier Reynders, former Prime Minister of Lithuania and a member of the Lithuanian Parliament Andrius Kubilius, the current head of the COE Committee of Ministers, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of foreign and European Affairs of Croatia Maria pejčinović-Borich, ex-foreign Minister and current Deputy of the Greek Parliament Dora Bakoyannis. Interviewing all candidates, the Committee of Ministers of the Council of Europe will hold in March 2019.
Further, the question of appointment will pass to the consideration of the PACE.
We will remind, earlier it was reported that Romania is on the first day of 2019 took over the presidency of the EU Council. The presidency of Romania will take place at a crucial moment for the future of the European Union. In the midst of the Romanian presidency of the United Kingdom will leave March 30, 2019 the European Union.