“Germany doesn’t need a new Russia policy based on confrontation, as is being demanded by some hawks,” Schroeder said in a speech at a Russian-German business conference today in Rostock, Germany. He said Germany needs to return to elements of the old policy of “detente” with Russia.
Pacifist and war-wary, Germany doesn’t act militarily because it doesn’t want to. That’s the story line once again at the fore, as Germany stands back while European partners join in airstrikes against the Islamic State in Iraq.
The joint venture making the Eurofighter plane said Wednesday that it was managing a problem discovered with the fuselage after Germany's military suspended deliveries of the plane. Chief Executive Alberto ...
BERLIN (AP) — The German government is increasing by 20 percent payments to former political prisoners in communist East Germany, a move that comes a few weeks before the 25th anniversary of the fall of the Berlin Wall.