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FDP: economic cooperation instead of military aid for Taiwan

Germany should not supply weapons to Taiwan, according to the chairwoman of the defense committee, Marie-Agnes Strack-Zimmermann (FDP). In response to a corresponding question from China.Table and a reference to such aid to Ukraine, Strack-Zimmermann said during her visit to Taipei: “The situation here is different.” Germany’s role in the conflict over Taiwan is economic, not military. Nor, she said, had Taiwan’s government asked for arms deliveries during the FDP politicians’ talks.

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