In Strasbourg, January 17, was announced the voting results of the meeting of the plenary Assembly, the results of which were determined by the head of the Supreme body of the electoral branch of the European Union. They became a 63-year-old Italian Antonio Tajani.
Earlier, the chief post of the European people’s party was led by Martin Schulz, announced his intention to leave the post in November last year.
It is reported that the vote, which, in total, took 751 MP, took place in secret mode. For Antonio Tajani gave their votes to the politician 351, 80 people abstained.