Politics 18 June 2012 Cathy Ashton struggles to identify Serbian President She demanded an aide accompany her as she didn't "know what he looks like" Sign up for our weekly email * Print HTML See what happened when Baroness Ashton, the EU Foreign Minister, greeted the new Serbian President on his first trip to Brussels. Her heartfelt plea to an aide of "Robert, someone's got to come with me, because I don't know what he looks like" as she marches purposefully down the corridor is the kind of dialogue we expect from Iannucci, really... If you can't see the video, you can watch it the SEETV website here › Where Labour's education team should look for inspiration Baroness Ashton, the EU's high representative for foreign affairs. Photograph: Getty Images Caroline Crampton is assistant editor of the New Statesman. She writes a weekly podcast column. Subscribe from just £1 per issue More Related articles Brexit will lead to unfair deportations of EU citizens, academic warns Former Ukip media chief warns on party breakdown: "The wounds will never heal" Budget 2017: What announcements will Philip Hammond make?