The EU is facing the most serious crises in its history. Many are wondering if anyone's really in charge
The year is only six weeks old, but 2021 is already revealing the European Union's inherent limitations.
While the EU is no stranger to crises, the past few weeks have thrown up issues that highlight the chasm between the grand ambition of Brussels and its capability.
Things have been so bad that two of the bloc's most senior officials have been called on to resign, while serious questions are being asked of the EU's executive arm, the European Commission.
The most immediate pr...