On 16 July 2020, Ursula von der Leyen, President of the European Commission, and Josep Borrell Fontelles, High Representative of the Union for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy and Vice-President of the European Commission in charge of a stronger Europe in the World, will travel to Madrid, Spain, to participate in the State ceremony to pay tribute to the victims of COVID-19 and recognition to the society chaired by His Majesty, King Felipe VI of Spain. The President and the High Representative/Vice-President will be joined by the President of the European Parliament, David Sassoli, and the President of the European Council, Charles Michel