Almunia: “Europe can not waste time”
“Europe can not lose more time, as problems are mounting on the table, and postponing decisions raises the cost for everyone.” The EU executive vice president added that “the euro zone leaders have to take urgent decisions, thinking not only in Greece but in their own interest;
The UFM will have a group of “high level” responsible for considering the future of the Euro-Mediterranean region (M. Amrani)
This group will be integrated with “men and women known for their political trajectory in the two Mediterranean shores” as MM. André Azoulay, President of the Anna Lindh Foundation and Advisor to HM the King, Felipe Gonzalez, former Spanish Prime Minister, Amr Moussa, former Secretary General of the Arab League, Javier Solana, former High Representative for foreign policy of the Union (EU), and Benita Ferrero-Walden, a former European commissioner, said Amrani.
Comment by Adamantine:
Javier is at the center of the discussion of the EU economic crisis and he has a visit by a vice president of the EU commission. He is also on some sort of council called the UFM. Even if we are not in the end times I would like to point out that this UFM appears to be another organization of past leaders that seems to be coming together (many at the instigation of JS I might add) that is trying to rule the world. They do not wish to retire.
T paraphrase General MacArthur “Old soldiers do not die they simply refuse to fade away”