Opinion Germany's Dangerous New Foreign Policy Doctrine

With its abstention in the UN Security Council vote on Libya, Germany has abandoned its strict alignment with the West, a basic tenet of German foreign policy for decades. Foreign Minister Guido Westerwelle's new doctrine is a dangerous one. It would be disastrous for Germany's Western partners began doubting Berlin's committment.
Foreign Minister Guido Westerwelle: Let the others take care of unpleasant things.

Foreign Minister Guido Westerwelle: Let the others take care of unpleasant things.

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