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A look from Brussels with two MEPs facing off on a burning issue and an interview with a European leader. Produced with the European Parliament. The first three Saturdays of the month at 12.20 pm Paris time.

TALKING EUROPE

TALKING EUROPE

Latest update : 2013-09-19

EU Foreign Policy: is Catherine Ashton an effective player?

Is Catherine Ashton an effective player on the diplomatic scene? The Syrian crisis is a testing moment for the EU's Foreign Policy Chief. Created in December 2009 under the Lisbon Treaty, the job was supposed to make Europeans speak with one voice internationally. But is it really working?

With our guests: 

  • Graham Watson, British MEP, Alliance of Liberals and Democrats;
  • Constance Le Grip, French MEP, European's People Party.

Programme produced by Isabelle Romero

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