Photo Gallery Berlin's Arms Deals

Chancellor Angela Merkel has changed the way her country approaches arms exports. Under her leadership, Berlin has proven much more willing to send weapons to countries where democratic ideals are always upheld. She hopes that helping other countries maintain security will reduce the need for Germany to intervene.
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