FM Plassnik in Burkina Faso. In the picture FM Plassnik (R) with the Foreign Minister of Niger Aichatou Mindaoudou (L).
That Ursula really had a lot of people worried yesterday when I revealed the worst pictures of her ever. But you know plucky Ursula! She stopped all that itching, and then it was off to Africa for this totally nice sounding conference, the kind of thing the United States used to do!
Also recovered was the delightful Amazon's wonderful fashion sense. The orange jacket with matching scarf is vintage Ursula, and then she sends everything over the edge with a wild, psychedelic silky wrap:
In the picture FM Plassnik (L) with the President of Burkina Faso Blaise Compaore (R)
You go, Ursula! It's always fun for us Americans to see the unfamiliar sight of a competent, level-headed foreign minister. Austria: can we have her when you're done?