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On the purpose of European multilateralism

By

Sam Roggeveen

@SamRoggeveen

17 January 2008 14:47

According to my colleague Rory, Kishore Mahbubani thinks Asian multilateral institutions are superior to European ones, on the grounds that the EU is geopolitically incompetent. 'But my dear Mr Mahbubani', I can hear Sir Humphrey Appleby say, 'that is precisely the point':