The Ostpolitik Illusion. Despite what Berlin proclaims, last century’s strategies are no longer relevant

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Publication Date 17/10/2013
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Considered to be a major success of the young Federal Republic, Ostpolitik still shapes Berlin's foreign policy and influences Germany’s relations with Russia and China. Such an approach, however, is based on an inaccurate and misleading interpretation of the central tenets and aims of the Cold War rapprochement strategy.

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Wikipedia: Ostpolitik http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ostpolitik

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