Jean-Claude Juncker criticised for ‘offensive’ behaviour at papal audience
A Polish MP has written to the president of the European Commission criticising him for his “offensive” behaviour during a papal audience.
Krystyna Pawłowicz, deputy to the Lower Chamber of the Polish Parliament, wrote to Jean-Claude Juncker on Sunday, highlighting her concerns about the impact of his alleged “alcohol dependency”. This dependency, she said, was a problem for “the entire European community”, given his position.
She added: “Particularly distasteful and out of place was your behaviour during the last audience with Pope Francis to celebrate the 60th anniversary of the establishment of the European Community. Your demeanour was offensive not only