meta-creation_date: 23 December, 2003 While gushing praise for Blair’s “statemanship”, “Dominique Moisi”:http://news.ft.com/servlet/ContentServer?pagename=FT.com/StoryFT/FullStory&c=StoryFT&cid=1071251729127&p=1045050946495 aims a well-crafted brickbat at his EU peers: bq. “What unites the current leaders of Europe is their common indifference to the fate of the Union. Each has contributed his own shovelful of earth to the grave of Europe, from the incompetence of the Italian presidency, to the stubbornness of the Poles and the Spaniards, to the irresponsibility of the French and Germans vis Z vis the stability pact.”
Peter Gallagher is student of piano and photography. He was formerly a senior trade official of the Australian government. For some years after leaving government, he consulted to international organizations, governments and business groups on trade and public policy.
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