That must have been the question that Ashton asked herself . With all the turmoil going on in the world this lady chooses to badmouth Israel. She could have waited a couple of weeks to get accustomed to all other things happening around ...but no ....she just shot out of the gate with both feet on Israel's jugular. She could have mentioned Gilad Shalit and her wish to have him released soon with her help...but no ... that's not an easy thing to do. It's just always easier to abuse Israel.
Entrance to Jerusalem's Old City to be opened to residents, Israeli citizens and tourists (Haaretz)
from the article: Israel: EU official's 'occupation' remark casts pall on ties