The Saudi most likely were able to buy the votes necessary to get them on the Commission.
As a country which still permits, and even encourages, the barbaric and brutal practice of female genital mutilation, Saudi Arabia was the LAST country on the planet that should have had a seat at this table; so they most likely bought it. Read More
At least 5 EU states voted FOR the Saudis.
— Hillel Neuer (@HillelNeuer) April 23, 2017