By: Agence France-Presse
It’s an issue many individuals will likely be conversant in: forgetting to show your phone off throughout an necessary assembly, then it rings with a call from dwelling.
Except that for European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker it apparently turned out to be from one other key energy participant — German Chancellor Angela Merkel.
Juncker was caught out throughout a press convention in Brussels with visiting Slovakian Prime Minister Robert Fico, when his cellular went off in his swimsuit jacket pocket.
“That’s my wife, sorry,” former Luxembourg prime minister Juncker mentioned as he fished round in his pocket whereas Fico, EU officers and journalists waited.
He then checked his phone and introduced with a chuckle: “No, it was Mrs Merkel!”
The 62-year-old Juncker, who is thought for his casual model, then went on with the information convention.
Juncker admitted final month that he nonetheless doesn’t have a smartphone, with officers saying that he depends as an alternative on an outdated Nokia mannequin.(AFP)