Arms Exports Berlin Approves Huge Tank Deal with Indonesia

In recent years, Chancellor Angela Merkel's government has significantly expanded German arms exports abroad, often to countries with questionable human rights records. Now Berlin has approved a deal to export over 100 tanks to Indonesia.
Von Matthias Gebauer und Otfried Nassauer
The Leopard 2 tank is in demand around the world.

The Leopard 2 tank is in demand around the world.

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