The Blair 'shark' or Van Rompuy 'mackerel'?

Hamish Macdonald, The Europe Blog (Al Jazeera Net), 18.11.2009

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[...] Another EU insider told me that what Europe really needs "is a turtle". Janis Emmanouilidis from the European Policy Centre thinks whoever leads Europe will require a thick outer-shell and nerves of steel, someone willing to take their time and get there slowly without causing too much chaos on the way.t mehr außenpolitische Ambitionen als einer mit weniger internationalem Profil. [...]

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