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'I Am Not Convinced' Joschka Fischer on Germany's 'No' to the Iraq War

In the second installment of his memoirs, former German Foreign Minister Joschka Fischer describes his misgivings over Gerhard Schröder's absolute rejection of an invasion of Iraq, his fears that France might not oppose the move and how developments in the run-up to the war badly damaged his relationship with the chancellor.
Translated from the German by Christopher Sultan