At the EU summit in Brussels was a conflict between the President of France Emmanuel Macron and Prime Minister of Austria Sebastian Kurtz. The reason was the disrespectful behavior of Austrian policy, writes Politico.
Macron began to chastise Kurtz after he decided to leave to answer a phone call during the discussion of the budget.
“See? He doesn’t care. He doesn’t listen to others, he has a bad attitude” – outraged him and, according to sources, violently hit the table.
It is noted that Kurtz was insulted by the words of Macron.
European leaders at the extraordinary summit for the fourth day can’t approve the seven-year EU budget of €1,074 trillion. In particular, they failed to agree on the issue of formation of the Foundation for economic recovery after a pandemic with a volume of €750 billion of This occurred at the initiative of the Prime Minister of the Netherlands Mark Rutte, who had “the vision of the management of the Fund recovery.”