Luxembourg's leader slips in snap elections

Oct 21, 2013

Luxembourg's leader slips in snap elections

Luxembourg Prime Minister Jean-Claude Juncker says he will try to form a new government after his party took a clear lead in snap elections, but support for Europe’s longest-serving leader has slipped. Official results from Sunday’s polls showed that his conservative Christian Social People’s ...

Veteran Luxembourg premier steps down over spy scandal

Jul 11, 2013

Veteran Luxembourg premier steps down over spy scandal

Luxembourg Prime Minister Jean-Claude Juncker, Europe’s longest-serving leader, Wednesday said he would step down over a scandal involving the secret services, who were alleged to have indulged in a spate of misconduct on his watch. After his junior coalition partner, the Socialists, put down ...