Emmanuel Macron was the star of the Munich Security Conference. Europeans cheered the French President as he delivered his manifesto of gentle euro nationalism. It was swarming with "sovereignty", "independence" and "ambition" for Europe to act as a "strategic power". Today's EU Commission chief von der Leyen proclaimed in 2019: "Europe must learn to speak the language of power!"
Europe: Makes politics
If Europe wants to move up to the League of Great Powers, it must give up the culture of restraint.