- Cowen from Ireland, on February 1, 2011
- Sócrates from Portugal on March 23, 2011
- Kiviniemi from Finland on April 17, 2011
- Radičová of Slovakia on October 11 and 12, 2011
- Papandreou from Greece on November 6, 2011
- Berlusconi from Italy on November 8, 2011
- Spain: Perez’ PSOE, defeated by Rajoy’s conservatives?
- France: Sarkozy’s UMP defeated by Aubry and Holland’s Socialists?
- Germany: Merkel’s CDU defeated by Steibruck’s SPD and by the Greens?
- UK: David Cameron’s Conservatives defeated by Labour?
I wonder if 2012 will be such a politically turbulent year…