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Oh yes. I watched the interview. I'm still embarrassed. She actually was faced with the obvious questions: What is the point if no one is sent back? What does she mean Dublin is still in effect? She says the army can control the green border while the army and the defence minister say they can't. Not that there was a way to gracefully deflect those questions...

Meanwhile there was a lot of talk about coordinating with Angela Merkel from the government. Which I read as our government fully intending to hide behind her skirts even if this means doing patently silly things like pretending to close the border.

by generic on Wed Sep 16th, 2015 at 04:37:30 PM EST
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