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Three years ago, the green politician turned against the supply of submarines to Israel. In a new role now, she clearly differentiates its attitude.
Chancellor's candidates of Greens, Union and SPD have sharply sentenced theand referred to the security of Israel as German State Räson. Unlike and looked at forced to follow their position to Israel and arms exports to the country.
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Occasion was an interview of thewith the green politician from the summer of 2018, which was now shared in the social media from the current occasion. In it, Baerbock told the question of whether Israel will receive German armor goods: "In crisis regions no submarines should be delivered, which can then be retrofitted."
Green Spokeswoman Nicola Kabel said, the Greens of the next Federal Government should belong to, " Will you discuss and continue the security cooperation with the state of Israel in partnership ". The statement of 2018 was made against the background that the public prosecutor Bochum then determined for corruption suspected of submarine shops with Israel.
"On the other hand, there was still an atomic conversion of the submarines to be feared, which is why there were reservations already in the former red-green federal government, which annexed a delivery," added the spokeswoman. In contrast, Vice-Chancellor Olaf Scholz acquired in general form into a continuation of the arms cooperation. The maxim, after which Germany is firmly on the side of Israel, have "consequences, for example in the question of cooperation with military equipment," he said, adding: "For me at least that's not questioning." In principle, the German armor-export guidelines prohibit deliveries in Crisis areas, justified exceptions are possible and were granted by many federal governments in the case of Israel.[
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