Nigel Farage confronts EU leaders with their hypocrisy on Libya
There was a delicious moment in the chamber just now. Herman Van Rompuy had just made a sonorous statement to the effect that Muammar Gaddafi was a frightful chap who really ought to stand down. Then Nigel Farage stood up and brandished an excruciating photograph, taken as recently as four months ago, of the two unelected leaders grinning and holding hands (see above clip). “I have to say, I’ve never seen you smiling more or looking happier,” he teased the EU President.