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Today I’m back on this weblog to share with you the H. Schmidt’s concerns on future Bundeswehr. Die Zeit published on its website a video in which H. Schmidt expresses his concerns. According to him, professional defence forces recruit mainly among the lower classes of the society, thus not reflecting the society.

To explore further this debate, an other question immediately raises: what is the role of the defence forces within the nation?  According to him, Germany overlooked this issue when planning its reform.

Next post will be dedicated to this relations between the armed forces and the nation. However, I do not know when…

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