Helmut Schmidt

Helmut Schmidt

German politician, Social Democrat and fifth Federal Chancellor of Germany
I think that the solution of the question of numerical superiority of Russian conventional forces has to be solved.More Helmut Schmidt quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
I have had and still do have every confidence in Paul Nitze, a man whom I have known for decades, one of the wisest servants of the American nation but always willing and capable of taking into account the interests of their allies, whoever: the British, or the French or the Germans or others.More Helmut Schmidt quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
The Alliance and NATO is two different things. France is a member of the Alliance. NATO is an organization not mentioned in the North Atlantic Treaty, has been built up in the course of history, in the course of history France has left that organization. Normally the Alliance has been lead by consent, building up consensus on important issues of questions, in many instances over the last 30 years that I have followed events closely. In many, many cases was being done under the spiritual guidance of the American PresideMore Helmut Schmidt quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Political leaders normally act by making convincing speeches.More Helmut Schmidt quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
In those years,'80 was the, at the turn of '79/'80 you had the invasion of Afghanistan. It was the period in which the Americans attempt to liberate, to, to liberate the hostages in Iran and all these, all these things, the atmosphere was freezing - boycott of the Olympic Games and all that.More Helmut Schmidt quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]

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