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Germany can no longer avoid its responsibility to European defense

1 month ago   |   By Politico

Alexandre Robinet-Borgomano is head of the Germany program at Institut Montaigne.
The United States is pivoting toward Asia, and, strikingly, Europe doesn't have a seat at the table. From the Afghanistan withdrawal to the recent AUKUS military alliance , the U.S. has confirmed its willingness to redeploy its efforts toward containing China's ambitions. And despite Sunday's looming election, Germany has yet to define its role within this new geopolitical configuration.
The future of European defense depends on the next German Chancellor. And yet, while this should be the issue of the hour...
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