☞ The mature #EU integration enthusiast and former European Parliament President
☞ The responsible internationalist development buff
☞ The assertive Spanish foreign minister
The sub-text: ‘I am not just talking about Moscow being unilateral, Mr Trump’.
But he ensured his first trip will be Pristina, to relaunch negotiations with Belgrade.
That means: Business as usual.
Targeted sanctions in, Maduro out, new presidential elections.
Borders are “scars left by history" made "with fire and blood.''
“I don't like borders”, he said, before mentioning the Balkans – and I wonder if he was thinking at #Brexit too.
Borrell’s response: the #EU needs qualified majority voting at the Foreign Affairs Council, starting with human rights, sanctions and EU civilian missions.
Putting them under the spotlight is more productive for now, although it won't solve the perennial risk of fragmenting the #EU.