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Taliban keep rally against around a thousand pendants from
Kohdaman. To the sign of their new strength, the Radicalalalal Taliban in Afghanistan have held a rally against around a thousand pendants. © Hoshang Hashimi people with a rally of the Taliban. Leading Taliban representatives kept at the event on a field in Kohdaman north of the capital Kabul on Sunday talking in front of a crowd only from men and boys. It was the first such rally in the region since the takeover of the Taliban in mid-August.
in Berlin will be honored for soldiers for their service in Afghanistan. Only the next federal government will draw a balance of use.
With a major memorial attack, Berliner Politics honors the use of German soldiers in Afghanistan on Wednesday. It should also be thought of the 59 men who were killed or died there. Also Federal President Frank-Walter Steinmeier and Chancellor Angela Merkel (CDU) will appreciate the use.
The deduction of NATO forces was followed by theat the end of August. "I am firmly convinced that the Bundeswehr can be proud of their use in Afghanistan," the Minister of Defense had quoted the Minister Annegret Kramp-Karrenbauer (CDU) on Tuesday. "All orders given by Parliament were fulfilled. Nevertheless, it is also about pulling - open and honest. "
Defense Minister Kramp-Karrenbauer launches work-up by Afghanistan use
Federal Defense Minister Annegret Kramp-Karrenbauer (CDU) has initiated the political work-up of the Afghanistan application of the Bundeswehr on Wednesday with a discussion event. "It is important not to simply complete the use, but to work out," said the Minister to Greeting in Berlin. The time of the event shortly after the federal election, however, ensures criticism.
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Criticism of the Federal Government came from the FDP. "Not the Soldants and Soldiers have failed the Afghanistan commitment fail, but the federal government who was unable to evaluate and adapt their placed goals," said the FDP Defense Politiker Marie-Agnes Strack Zimmermann. "The task of the Bundeswehr is comparable to an anesthesiologist during surgery. He can only make the patient quiet for a while, "said Strack Zimmermann. "During this time, the surgeon, so the policy has to go to work. Do not do that, does not help the best anesthesia. The patient wakes up and is still not saved. "
Germany wants to record more than 15,000 Afghan town forces and relatives
Kabul. The Federal Government has so far given more than 15,000 local staff and relatives from Afghanistan a commitment for admission in Germany. © Marc Tessensohn An Airbus of the Bundeswehr with vulnerable from Kabul (archive photo). The place forces for which the Foreign Office feels responsible are not yet counted, since there takes the compilation and transmission of the data longer.
The Wehrbeiter Officer of the Bundestag, Eva Högl, reaffirmed its demand for further processing of the use. An Enquete Commission in the Bundestag would be a good setting for this, the SPD politician told the editorial network Germany. "After Afghanistan, there can be no further-so. We have to discuss more intensively about the bundes of the Bundeswehr abroad. The soldiers need clear guidelines and realistic goals. "
Stick of remembrance is a wreath laying in the early afternoon of the Bundeswehr in the early afternoon. On the parade's parade of the Ministry of Defense, there will be a central exhibition, to which Federal President and Chancellor are expected. In the evening, the commitment to the place of the Republic should be honored before the Reichstag building with a large tap patch.
The Bundeswehr had ended its commitment - most recently as part of the NATO training mission "Resolute Support" - on 29 June and the field camp in Masar-I-Sharif has cleared. A faster victory of the Taliban and("Air Bridge") for German citizens from the capital Kabul. (dpa)
Torch Train before Reichstag: Users compare pin pane of the Bundeswehr with Wehrmacht .
A contribution of the Federal Ministry of Defense to the Great Tap Strike of the Bundeswehr leads to discussions in social networks. In the almost 20 seconds long video of the Ministry are soldiers of the Bundeswehr to see, which in uniform, in the same step and with burning torches in front of the Reichstag building. Users at Twitter draw comparisons to the Wehrmacht, the army of the Nazi regime. © dpa soldiers of the Bundeswehr at the Great Tap Strike on Wednesday evening in Berlin.