EU's Juncker names Britain's Julian King as security commissioner
published : 2 Aug 2016 at 14:45
BRUSSELS - EU commission chief Jean-Claude Juncker said Tuesday he wants Julian King to serve as security commissioner as his British nominee to the EU executive following the Brexit vote.
British Ambassador to France Julian King (R) has been called upon by EU commission chief Jean-Claude Juncker to consider the role of security commissioner
"President Juncker announced his intention to allocate the Security Union portfolio to Sir Julian King," a statement said, with the nomination sent to the European Parliament for approval.