Current role

  • Minister of Foreign and European Affairs
  • Minister of Immigration and Asylum


Jean Asselborn was born on 27 April 1949 in Steinfort.

After leaving school at the age of 18, Jean Asselborn resumed his studies in 1976 by attending evening classes. He obtained his final secondary school diploma from the Athénée de Luxembourg the same year.

In October 1981, Jean Asselborn was awarded a master’s degree in private judicial law from the University Nancy II.

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Gouvernement 2013-2018 : portrait officiel de Jean Asselborn
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