“In the coming years the European Union will be even more indispensable – for the power we have, even if we don’t always realise, and for the way we use it.”
Willy Brandt lecture 2016 – Berlin, December 7th
I write on my way to South-East Asia: to Bangladesh first, where I will visit one of the camps hosting the Rohingya refugees; then to Myanmar, for the Asia-Europe Ministerial meeting.
I spent the last few days working with our partners from the Balkans. 2018 can be a decisive year for the whole region, on its path towards the European Union