NATO Turns Screws on Germany The Coming Afghanistan Showdown

For months, NATO has been pressuring Germany to increase its commitment to the Afghanistan mission. Now, the complaints are getting louder. Berlin is doing its best to dodge the demands, but NATO may not be in a mood to listen.
Von Konstantin von Hammerstein und Alexander Szandar
Germany's NATO allies would like to see the country take a larger role in Afghanistan.

Germany's NATO allies would like to see the country take a larger role in Afghanistan.

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