The deputies of the European Parliament elected an Italian Antonio Tajani as their new President. This was reported in Twitter by the international institution.
“EPlenary has elected Italian Antonio Tajani (EPP) as the new president of the European Parliament,” the message says.
Antonio Tajani replaced Martin Schultz, who leaves Brussels and returns to German politics.
Earlier it was reported that Ukraine's President Petro Poroshenko said that Ukraine has to continue European integration no matter what. President thanked countries-allies of Ukraine for support.