Today we see an article in the Spanish press titled " the hour of Lady Europe".
Who is the iron maiden? Is this the hour of the beast?
The titled brings up again the ongoing question whether Baroness Ashton, current High Representative of EU's Common Foreign and Security Policy is fit for the job or not or as they write:
"The rebellions in the arab world wakes up/rises ("despiertan") the question after the Representative of the Community"
The author refers to an article by German Spiegel newspaper that has compared the flying abilities of the former owner of the pilot seat (numbered 666*) Solana with the current one:
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Still the article maintains that Ashton - because of her weakness named "lack of firepower" she would be the best for the job. Maybe because the article is just a hundred years old it could be yesterdays news soon. The hints of a much older Book seems to be much more accurat today.
"Official Documents | European Commission | Secretariat-General |
General Report 1998 - Chapter V: Role of the Union in the world
Section 1: Common foreign and security policy (3/24)
http://europa.eu.int/abc/doc/off/rg/en/1998/x0666.htm (can no longer be accessed).