• The new German foreign minister Heiko Maas created a stir by calling for a ‘new Ostpolitik’, aimed at making Russia respect again international rules. His remarks gave rise to a discussion about the Ostpolitik in the 1970s, what was right and what was wrong about it. According to Hannes Adomeit old misconceptions, fear for Russia and anti-Americanism hamper a new and realistic German approach.
  • Amerika is het land waarmee Rusland zich wil meten. Maar Duitsland is het land dat er in Rusland meer toe doet. Ruim twee eeuwen waren Duitsers

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