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What's next for German foreign policy under Olaf Scholz

Nina Haase
October 19, 2021

China, the transatlantic relationship, the future of the EU - foreign policy didn't play a large role in Germany's election campaign. But there are huge issues for the next government to address. As Olaf Scholz works to establish a new coalition, we ask his party's foreign policy spokesman what the world can expect from a Germany under Scholz's leadership.


Nils Schmid, foreign policy spokesman for the Social Democrats, explains how German foreign policy is likely to change under a new government led by his party. Hosted by political correspondent Nina Haase, with chief international editor Richard Walker. 

Nils Schmid
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