01/11/2022 OHR

High Representative extends condolences over death of EP President Sassoli

The High Representative, Christian Schmidt, extended his sincere condolences today to the European Parliament on the death of the Parliament’s President, David Sassoli. “Mr. Sassoli was a passionate European and a strong voice for democracy who steered the European Parliament through the very difficult circumstances resulting from the COVID-19 pandemic. For Mr. Sassoli, the European project was a dream of peace and he dedicated his life to making the world a better and fairer place. He was a strong advocate for Bosnia and Herzegovina and supported EU expansion to include the Western Balkans. He will be missed”, High Representative stated.