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State of the Union addresses by Jean-Claude Juncker

European Commission President 2014 – 2019

To love Europe, is it love its nations. To love your country is to love Europe. Patriotism is a virtue. Unchecked nationalism is riddled with both poison and deceit.

Jean-Claude Juncker, 2018
State of the Union Address 2017 by Jean-Claude Juncker, President of the EC

State of the Union Address 2018

Main themes: migration, cybersecurity and foreign policy

Address | Video​​​​​​

State of the Union Address 2017

Main themes: united, stronger and more democratic union, trade, investment screening; cybersecurity, industry, data and democracy

Address | Video

State of the Union Address 2016

Main themes: investments in youth, jobseekers and start-ups, public Wi-Fi access, fairer copyright laws, Investment Plan for Africa and the new European Border and Coast Guard

Address | Video

State of the Union Address 2015

Main themes: emerging refugee crisis, the future of the Euro, and foreign policy, migration, external action, and economic and fiscal policy

Address | Video