The devil and Helmut Kohl

Marks, John
October 1992
U.S. News & World Report;10/5/92, Vol. 113 Issue 13, p50
Speculates that the Faustian bargain, that West Germany, with its inexhaustible economy and unshakable democracy, would absorb the formerly communist country of East Germany and lead the way to European unification, appears to be faltering for lack of a firm hand to control the motion. Backbiting hampering the debate; Focus on Helmut Kohl and the main problem; Problems in the way of Germany's old European ambitions; Rise in violence against foreigners and a separatist feeling.


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