Merkel is seeking to make it easier for the German arms industry to export weapons

Merkel Seeks to Ease German Arms Exports

November 8 (Spiegel) — Chancellor Angela Merkel is seeking to make it easier for the German arms industry to export weapons. In a position paper sent to Brussels recently, Berlin asked that “economic interests” be “adequately considered” when it comes to export controls on arms shipments.

On a similar theme, ThyssenKrupp looking to distance itself from its joint venture with Ferrostaal – the Munich public prosecutor’s office has accused Ferrostaal of paying millions of euros in bribes to Greece related to the purchase of 214-class submarines.

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One Response to Merkel is seeking to make it easier for the German arms industry to export weapons

  1. roger erickson says:

    In case you thought there was ANY informed morality, ANYWHERE in the world!

    Hey, this may yet turn out to be the best way for Greeks to defend themselves against the Trojan euro sent by German bankers!

    Best option for Americans may be popcorn & soda concessions across Europe.

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