Tell no one, the Germans ducked, in principle, if it is somewhere in the world, seriously. The decision of the Federal government, to send to the Monitoring of the arms embargo against the Libyan parties of the civil war, a frigate into the Mediterranean sea, is right. How far the Navy will be able to fulfill their task, is another matter.
To many powers mix in the Libyan quagmire with. This also includes allies belong. It is not excluded that it comes to the Mediterranean to unpleasant encounters with the Turkish ships. As the Turkish government can respond to such things, it has been shown recently, as almost a French ship fired on would have been.
it of the German Navy different, better? The Turkish President, some time ago, German Chancellor Angela Merkel during a confrontation with Greece, to appease. But in Libya, Recep Tayyip Erdogan wants to play a great power. And he is certainly not the only player who runs the international agreements on the civil war, the country systematically.
the Mission of the German Navy, even more difficult than it already is. If refugee boats appear in greater numbers, will be in Germany again some one would have weggeduckt better. But that is not realistic. Problems are not solved by ignoring them.Updated Date: 29 July 2020, 10:20